Overview

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Primary Role
Chief Executive Officer @
Investments
3 Investments in 2 Companies
Born:
December 13, 1972
Gender:
Male
Location:
London
Website:
http://jamesmurdoch.com
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Person Details

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James Murdoch is CEO of 21st Century Fox, the world's premier portfolio of cable, broadcast, film, pay-TV and satellite assets. Murdoch has held a succession of leadership roles over his nearly two-decade career with the Company, culminating in his appointment to CEO in 2015. Over that period, he has been a key driver of the Company's domestic and international expansion, having previously served as Co-Chief Operating Officer, and, prior to that, as Chairman and CEO for Europe and Asia, as well as Chairman of BSkyB, Sky Deutschland, and Sky Italia, the businesses that now comprise the pan-European Sky group. His significant operational experience also includes tenures as CEO of both BSkyB and STAR, India's number one entertainment broadcaster. As 21st Century Fox's Co-Chief Operating Officer, Murdoch had a broad purview across the Company's global portfolio of businesses, and direct responsibility for its cable and broadcasting networks and properties.

Jobs (6)

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Current

Chief Executive Officer

Jul, 2015 - Current   (about 2 years)

Co-Founder

2013 - Current   (over 4 years)
Past
Started
Ended
Title
Company
Aug, 2013
Jun, 2015
Co-COO
Mar, 2012
Jul, 2013
CEO - Europe & Asia
Nov, 2003
Dec, 2007
CEO (British Sky Broadcasting )
Jan, 1996
Jan, 2000
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Investments (3)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Nov, 2014$5M / Series APersonal Investment
Sep, 2013$2M / SeedPersonal Investment
Aug, 2013$70M / Undisclosed (Lead)

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