An experienced media executive who has held a number of senior leadership roles within Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (formerly known as News Corporation). He has been a Director of the Company since 2003, having served as CEO from November 2003 until December 2007 and Chairman from December 2007 until April 2012. James is Co-Chief Operating Officer, Chairman and CEO, International of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. James is a member of the Board of Directors of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. and News Corporation, Inc. and Chairman of the supervisory board of Sky Deutschland AG. Between 2000 and 2003, he was Chairman and CEO of Star Group Limited. James is a former Non-Executive Director of GlaxoSmithKline plc (2009-2012) and Sotheby’s (2010-2012).
- 01/25/11 -techcrunch.com