Derek Chang

Chief Executive Officer, NBA China at National Basketball Association, Inc.

Derek Chang

Derek Chang

Chief Executive Officer, NBA China at National Basketball Association, Inc.

Career Highlights

Charter Communications, Inc. (Inactive)
GlobalCenter, Inc.

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Founder at Row New York, Inc.

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Chief Program Officer at Row New York, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Simon Equity Partners LLC

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Chief Financial Officer at Perficient Inc.

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Co-Founder at Concordant Rater Systems

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Co-Founder at Chieftain Capital Management, Inc.

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Business Development & Investor Relations at Encap Development LLC

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Chief Executive Officer & Director at Consortium of Rheumatology Researchers of North America, Inc.

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Partner at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

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Member, Advisory Board at Row New York, Inc.

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Derek Chang
Chief Executive Officer, NBA China at National Basketball Association, Inc.
Bachelor of Arts in History

Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

Master of Business Administration

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has built an international reputation based on its innovative programs, which include: Two-year MBA Program, designed to educate business leaders One-year Stanford Sloan Master’s Program for mid-career executives PhD Program for future academics Executive Education programs for experienced managers Faculty research program Academic programs, including the two-year MBA, the 12-month Sloan Master's Program, and the PhD program, create a transformational student experience that reflects the tagline: Change lives. Change organizations. Change the world. Today the state-of-the-art Knight Management Center complex enables Stanford's innovative, globalized MBA curriculum, offering flexible classroom spaces for hands-on experiential learning small-group leadership labs, and team-based learning. It engages faculty and students across Stanford University, as well as alumni, global executives, and the broader world community.

Career History
Chief Executive Officer, NBA China

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the pre-eminent men's professional basketball league in North America, and is widely considered to be the premier men's professional basketball league in the world. It has thirty franchised member clubs (29 in the United States and 1 in Canada), and is an active member of USA Basketball (USAB), which is recognized by FIBA (also known as the International Basketball Federation) as the national governing body for basketball in the United States. The NBA is one of the four major North American professional sports leagues. NBA players are the world's best paid sportsmen, by average annual salary per player.

Executive Vice President, Content Strategy & Development
Prior - 2012

DIRECTV is one of the world's leading providers of digital television entertainment services delivering a premium video experience through state-of-the-art technology, unmatched programming, and industry leading customer service to more than 32 million customers in the U.S. and Latin America. Content DIRECTV offers more than 285 channels with more than 170 HD channels in Dolby-Digital® 5.1 theater-quality sound, access to exclusive programming, and the most comprehensive collection of sports programming available anywhere, including NFL SUNDAY TICKET, NHL® CENTER ICE®, and NBA LEAGUE PASS. DIRECTV also lets you watch the hottest movies and shows anywhere, on your TVs at home, and on your laptop, tablet, and cell phone. We offer access to quality programming delivered to homes, airports, hotels, restaurants, hospitals, office buildings, airplanes, automobiles, and portable electronics. AUDIENCE Network™, a unique and exclusive television experience available only to DIRECTV subscribers, partnered with NBC to produce and air three additional seasons of the Emmy Award-winning series Friday Night Lights and became the exclusive home of the critically-acclaimed, Emmy Award-winning drama Damages starring Glenn Close. Most recently, DIRECTV made its first foray into original content with ROGUE, an exclusive suspense-drama starring award-winning actress Thandie Newton, which is slated to premiere in 2013. The Dan Patrick Show and its companion series The Box Score keep sports fans up to date with the latest sports talk. Viewers also enjoy major events such as the annual DIRECTV Celebrity Beach Bowl, only on DIRECTV's AUDIENCE Network™. Technology Many of our more than 16,000 employees operate our broadcast centers on the ground, monitor our satellites in space and deliver industry-leading service and value. As an all-digital platform, we were the first to deliver an interactive on-screen program guide and Pay Per View ordering by remote control. Our innovations have led to eight Emmy® Awards and hundreds of filings for US patents as we've introduced must-have technologies to the viewing experience. Service For the tenth year in a row, DIRECTV scored higher in customer satisfaction than cable companies measured in the American Customer Satisfaction Index.* More than half of our employees primarily work to deliver the highest level of service to our customers, whether they call 1-800-DIRECTV, work with one of our installers or manage their accounts online at We want our customers to rely on us to meet their needs effectively and professionally

Prior - 2005

Charter Communications Holdings LLC engages in the provision of cable telecommunication services. It offers cable video programming, high-speed Internet access, telephone, broadband, high definition television, and digital video recording services. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Jefferson City, MO.

Boards & Committees
2013 - 2013

Starz is a holding company, which engages in the provision of subscription video programming to distributors. It operates through the following segments: Starz Networks, Starz Distribution, and Starz Animation. It also produces and distributes films and programs to cable operators, satellite television and online video providers, and telecommunications firms. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Englewood, CO.

Member, Board of Directors

Row New York began in 2002 with the simple idea that competitive rowing paired with rigorous academic support for underserved youth could change the trajectory of their teen years and beyond. Row New York have since taught thousands of young people the sport of rowing, and through it the values of tenacity, focus, teamwork, and confidence.

Political Donations

Senior Director at The Bank of New York Mellon Corp. (Wealth Management)


Senator from Colorado

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