James Mooney has been a director and chairman of Virgin Media’s board of directors since March 2003, and serves on the executive committee.
From April 2001 to September 2002, Mooney was the executive vice president and chief operating officer of Nextel.
Prior to joining Nextel, from January 2000 to January 2001, Mr. Mooney was first the chief financial officer, then the chief executive officer and chief operating officer of Tradeout Inc., an asset management firm jointly owned by GE Capital, EBay and Benchmark Capital.
From April 1999 to January 2000, Mr. Mooney was the chief financial officer at Baan Company, a business management software provider that had dual headquarters in Amsterdam and Virginia. From 1980 to March 1999, Mr. Mooney held a number of positions with IBM Corporation, including his last position as the chief financial officer of the Americas.
Mooney is also a director of Sirius Satellite Radio and was the chairman of RCN Corporation, a telecommunications service provider based in the U.S., until December 2007.