BSc in Economics and Applied Mathematics, Univ. of California, Berkeley; MBA, Harvard Univ. Formerly: in Strategic Planning Group, Walt Disney Company; with Salomon Brothers; positions within News Corporation incl. President, FOX Cable Networks Group; CEO, Gemstar TV Guide International; President, Comcast Programming Group. Since 2011, President, NBCUniversal International, London. On the board of non-profit organizations, incl. National Constitution Center. Leader in organizations working on public school reform. Sept. 2012, nominated by President Obama as Chairman of the Broadcasting Board of Governors.