21st Century Fox Executives

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
21st Century Fox
Rupert Murdoch is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of 21st Century Fox, the world's premier portfolio of cable, broadcast, film, pay TV and satellite assets spanning six continents across the globe. In 1954, Mr. Murdoch took control of News Limited, an Australian-based public corporation whose only key asset at the time was a majority interest in the number-two daily newspaper in Adelaide, South Australia. Since then Mr. Murdoch has overseen the expansion and development of 21st Century Fox into an international media and entertainment business.
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President & Chief Operating Officer
21st Century Fox
Chase Carey is President and Chief Operating Officer of 21st Century Fox. In this role, he oversees the Company’s global portfolio of assets which reaches nearly 1.5 billion customers every day through cable, broadcast, film and pay TV, spanning 50 countries and six continents.
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Co-Chief Operating Officer
21st Century Fox
As 21st Century Fox's Co-Chief Operating Officer, James Murdoch works across the Company's global portfolio of businesses. He has direct responsibility for 21st Century Fox's global television business, comprising the Fox Networks Group in the United States and, internationally, the Company's holdings in BSkyB, Sky Deutschland, Sky Italia and STAR India.
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Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
21st Century Fox
John Nallen is Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for 21st Century Fox, a role which he began serving on July 1, 2013. Mr. Nallen oversees all of the Company's financial dealings and he previously served as Senior EVP and Deputy CFO starting in 2001. As part of his overall duties, Mr. Nallen specifically oversees capital market and merger and acquisition transactions as well as various corporate-wide operating initiatives.
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Senior Executive Vice President and Group General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer
21st Century Fox
Gerson A. Zweifach is Senior Executive Vice President, Group General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of 21st Century Fox, one of the world's largest media and entertainment companies. Mr. Zweifach oversees global legal operations, including litigation, mergers and acquisitions, ethics and corporate governance matters.
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Senior Executive Vice President
21st Century Fox
David Hill is Senior Executive Vice President, 21st Century Fox, a role in which he focuses on programming, digital initiatives and other opportunities spanning the breadth of the Company's operating units across Latin America, Asia, Australia, Europe and the U.S.
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Executive Vice President, Chief Communications Officer
21st Century Fox
Julie Henderson is the Executive Vice President and Chief Communications Officer for 21st Century Fox. In this role, Henderson serves as the chief spokesperson for the Company, leading all global communications initiatives, specifically in support of corporate financial matters, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues and litigation.
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Executive Vice President, Deputy Group General Counsel
21st Century Fox
Janet Nova is Executive Vice President and Deputy Group General Counsel of 21st Century Fox, the world's premier portfolio of cable, broadcast, film, pay TV and satellite assets spanning six continents across the globe. As Deputy Group General Counsel, Ms. Nova manages the legal aspects of the Company's M&A activity, financings, and SEC and stock exchange reporting, and advises the Company's Board of Directors and committees.
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Executive Vice President, Government Affairs
21st Century Fox
Michael Regan is Executive Vice President of Government Affairs for 21st Century Fox, a role in which he heads the Company's Washington, DC office. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Regan was Senior Vice President of External Affairs at NextWave Telecom, Inc. Previously, he worked as Telecommunications Counsel to the Committee on Commerce of the U.S. House of Representatives.
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Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
21st Century Fox
H. Reed Nolte is Senior Vice President of Investor Relations at 21st Century Fox. Mr. Nolte is responsible for all aspects of developing and executing the Company's investor relations program, serving as the primary focal point between senior corporate and business unit management and the investment community. Mr. Nolte first joined the Company in December 1996.
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Business Unit Leaders

Chairman and CEO, Fox News and Chairman, Fox Television Stations, Inc.
Fox News and Fox Television Stations, Inc.
Roger Ailes serves as the Chairman and CEO of FOX News as well as the Chairman of Fox Television Stations, Inc. In this position, Ailes oversees all national operations for FOX News and has oversight of Fox Television Stations, Inc., which includes 28 broadcast stations and first-run syndication development. Ailes was awarded The Media Institute's Freedom of Speech Award, as well as the Radio and Television News Directors Association's First Amendment Leadership Award.
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Chairman & CEO
Twentieth Century Fox Film
James N. Gianopulos is the Chairman and CEO of Twentieth Century Fox. Mr. Gianopulos is one of the longest-tenured studio chairmen in the film industry, and oversees all feature film production and marketing, as well as global distribution through all media. During his time as Chairman of Fox, the studio has had its most profitable years ever.
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Chairman
Twentieth Century Fox Television
Gary Newman serves as Chairman of Twentieth Century Fox Television (TCFTV), the prolific supplier of blockbuster television programming and home to many of the most acclaimed writers, producers and performers working in television. Newman is partnered in this position with Dana Walden. The two have overseen the operations of TCFTV since December 1999, and have led the studio to unparalleled success
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Chairman & CEO
Fox Networks Group
Peter Rice was appointed Chairman and CEO for the Fox Networks Group in August 2012. In his role, he supervises all aspects of the top-rated Fox Broadcasting Company, FX Networks, as well as the Fox Sports Media Group (including the company's 22 owned-and-operated regional sports networks, Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Soccer Plus, Fox College Sports, FOX Deportes, the BTN joint venture with the Big Ten Conference, as well as the soon-to-launch FOX Sports 1).
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CEO
Star India
Uday Shankar is the CEO of Star India, one of the largest media and entertainment companies in India that operates around 40 channels in 8 languages, including its flagship Star Plus. The Star network enjoys market leadership in key geographies, demographics, and time slots, and today reaches more than 400 million viewers in India and across the globe every week.
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CEO
Sky Deutschland
Brian Sullivan has been CEO of Sky Deutschland AG since 1 April 2010. Under his leadership, Sky has achieved a number of important strategic milestones, including securing the exclusive Bundesliga media rights for the 2013/14 to 2016/17 seasons, the introduction of innovative services such as Sky Go, the continuous program and product expansion, further optimization of Sky's customer service as well as sustainable improvement of all key metrics of the company.
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Chairman
Twentieth Century Fox Television
Dana Walden serves as Chairman of Twentieth Century Fox Television (TCFTV), the prolific supplier of blockbuster television programming and home to many of the most acclaimed writers, producers and performers working in television. Walden is partnered in this position with Gary Newman. The two have overseen the operations of TCFTV since December 1999, and have led the studio to unparalleled success
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CEO
Sky Italia
Andrea Zappia was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Sky Italia August 1, 2011. Before taking the helm of Sky Italia, he was Managing Director Customer Group at BSkyB from February 2010, overseeing the UK pay-TV sales, marketing and customer operations teams, with responsibility for new customer acquisition and retention across BSkyB's range of pay-television, broadband and telephony products.
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