Brian L. Roberts

Chief Executive Officer at Comcast Corporation

Brian L. Roberts

Brian L. Roberts

Chief Executive Officer at Comcast Corporation

Overview
Career Highlights

NBCUniversal Media LLC
Comcast Holdings Corp.
Comcast Telephony Communications, LLC

RelSci Relationships

7396

Primary Location

Philadelphia, PA, United States

Number of Boards

11

Birthday

1960 - Philadelphia, PA, United States

Age

58

Number of Awards

30

Estimated Net Worth

$1.7B

Interests

Squash

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Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary at Comcast Corporation

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Chief Executive Officer at NBCUniversal Media LLC

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Chairman at Cable Television Laboratories, Inc.

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Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer at Comcast Corporation

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Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation

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President of Central Division, Comcast Cable at Comcast Corporation

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Senior Vice President & General Manager at Comcast Corporation

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Vice Chairman, NBCUniversal at Comcast Corporation

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Founder at Atairos Management LP

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Vice President & Senior Deputy General Counsel, Comcast Ventures at Comcast Corporation

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Education
BS

The Wharton School is the business school of the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wharton was the world’s first collegiate business school and the first business school in the United States. It was established in 1881 through a donation of Joseph Wharton.

Attendee

Germantown Academy GA is a non-sectarian, coeducational college preparatory school educating students from PreK to Grade 12. Founded in 1759, GA has more than 250 years of history, tradition, and outstanding academics.

Memberships
Member
Current

The Business Roundtable advocates public policies that ensure economic growth. It considers public policy issues which contains groups like the construction users anti-inflation roundtable, a group devoted to containing construction costs; and the labor law study committee, made up of labor relations executives of major companies. The Business Roundtable was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Member
Prior

The Zeta Psi Fraternity Incorporated (??) was founded June 1, 1847 as a social college fraternity. The organization now comprises about fifty active chapters and twenty-five inactive chapters, encompassing roughly fifty thousand brothers, and is a founding member of the North-American Interfraternity Conference.

Career History
Chief Executive Officer
1990 - Current

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is the nation’s largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand as well as to businesses. NBCUniversal operates 30 news and entertainment cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures and Universal Parks & Resorts.

President
2002 - ?

Comcast Holdings Corp. provides cable television and cellular communication services. It offers cable network, digital cable, Internet, and digital video recorder services to residential and commercial customers. The company was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.

Partner
Tenure Unconfirmed
Boards & Committees
Chairman, Board of Directors
1988 - Current

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is the nation’s largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand as well as to businesses. NBCUniversal operates 30 news and entertainment cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures and Universal Parks & Resorts.

Chairman, Board of Directors
2016 - Prior

DWA Holdings LLC develops, produces, and exploits animated films. It CG animated feature films, television specials and series and live entertainment properties, meant for audiences around the world. The company was founded by David Geffen and Jeffrey Katzenberg and is headquartered in Glendale, CA.

Director
1999 - 2007

The Bank of New York Mellon Corp. is a bank holding company, which engages in the provision of financial services. It operates through the following segments: Investment Management, Investment Services, and Other. The Investment Management segment provides services to institutional and retail investors, as well as investment management, wealth and estate planning. The Investment Services segment includes institutional trust and custody fees, broker-dealer services, corporate trust, depositary receipts, and foreign exchange. The Other segment consists of leasing portfolio, corporate treasury, derivatives, and insurance services. The company was founded by Alexander Hamilton on June 9, 1784 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Director Emeritus
1999 - 2005

Cable Television Laboratories, Inc. is a non-profit organization, which engages in the development of technologies and specifications for the secure delivery of high speed data, video, voice, and next generation services. It also provides testing, certification facilities, and technical leadership for the cable industry. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Louisville, CO.

Member, Board of Governors
Current

The Simon Wiesenthal Center (often abbreviated SWC), with headquarters in Los Angeles, California, was established in 1977 and named for Nazi hunter Simon Wiesenthal. According to its mission statement, it is "an international Jewish human rights organization dedicated to repairing the world one step at a time. The Center’s multifaceted mission generates changes through the Snider Social Action Institute and education by confronting antisemitism, hate and terrorism, promoting human rights and dignity, standing with Israel, defending the safety of Jews worldwide, and teaching the lessons of the Holocaust for future generations." The Center is accredited as a non-governmental organization (NGO) at the United Nations, the UNESCO, and the Council of Europe.

Member, Board of Directors
Prior - 2017

The Walter Kaitz Foundation stands at the center of the cable industry’s long-standing commitment to diversity as it seeks to advance the contributions of women and multi-ethnic professionals in cable. Through the funds we raise, the organizations we support, and the programs we produce, the Walter Kaitz Foundation serves as a catalyst for increasing diversity in cable in three areas – its workforce, its supplier base and its programming.

Member
Prior

The President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness (Jobs Council) was created to provide non-partisan advice to the President on continuing to strengthen the Nation's economy and ensure the competitiveness of the United States and on ways to create jobs, opportunity, and prosperity for the American people. The Jobs Council is made up of members appointed by the President from among distinguished citizens outside the Federal Government, including citizens chosen to serve as representatives of the various sectors of the economy to offer the diverse perspectives of the private sector, employers, and workers on how the Federal Government can best foster growth, competitiveness, innovation, and job creation.

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$100K +
2015

The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn or UPenn) is a private, Ivy League university, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Penn considers itself the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, as well as the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate studies.

$5,000 - $10K
2015

The Barnes Foundation is a non-profit organization, which engages in promoting the advancement of education and appreciation of fine art and horticulture. It also provides facilities for educational programs as well as special exhibitions and visitor amenities. The company was founded by Albert Coombs Barnes in 1922 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.

$5,000 - $10K
2015

Greater Twin Cities United Way provides services related to basic needs, education and health to the people in some counties in Minnesota. The company was founded in 1915 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN.

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NBCUniversal Media LLC raised money in a private placement transaction

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Comcast Corporation purchases E! Entertainment Television LLC from The Walt Disney Company

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Comcast Corporation raised money in a private placement transaction

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Awards & Honors
Rank #1234
2017
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #1367
2016
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #1386
2015
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Events
Attendee
2013 Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference

The Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference is an annual conference hosted and wholly independently funded by private investment firm Allen & Company. The conference has taken place in Sun Valley, Idaho for one week each July since 1983. The conference typically features business leaders, political figures, and major figures in the philanthropic and cultural spheres.

Attendee
Sun Valley, ID, United States
2012 Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference

The Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference is an annual conference hosted and wholly independently funded by private investment firm Allen & Company. The conference has taken place in Sun Valley, Idaho for one week each July since 1983. The conference typically features business leaders, political figures, and major figures in the philanthropic and cultural spheres.