Chase Carey has been the Vice Chairman of the Board and a consultant to the Company since July 2016. He previously served as Executive Vice Chairman of the Company from July 2015 to July 2016 and as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company and Deputy Chairman of the Board from 2009 to July 2015.
Previously, Mr. Carey was president and chief executive officer of DIRECTV, Inc., where he led the operations and strategic direction of the DIRECTV, Inc. companies - which include DIRECTV, Inc. in the United States and DIRECTV Latin America. He was elected to the position in 2003 by the company's Board of Directors. He also served on The DIRECTV Group Board of Directors.
Prior to joining DIRECTV, Inc., Mr. Carey was co-Chief Operating Officer of News Corporation (now known as 21st Century Fox) and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Fox Television Group. He was particularly instrumental in managing the operations and strategy of the Company, focusing on its worldwide television business that encompassed the FOX network, Fox Television Stations, Fox's cable programming group, and the Company's international satellite television operations.
He is a graduate of Colgate University and Harvard Business School. He is also a Trustee Emeritus at Colgate University.