Michael J. Cavanagh

Chief Financial Officer & Senior Executive Vice President at Comcast Corporation

Michael J. Cavanagh

Michael J. Cavanagh

Chief Financial Officer & Senior Executive Vice President at Comcast Corporation

Career Highlights

Comcast Corporation
NBCUniversal Media LLC
JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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Chief Executive Officer & Non-Independent Director at Yum! Brands, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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Chief Executive Officer at Comcast Corporation

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Secretary & Director at Sky Holdings Ltd.

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Former Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President, Marketing & Sales at Pepsi-Cola NA

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Former Executive Vice President-Human Resources at Merck & Co., Inc.

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Executive Director, Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating Officer at Sky Ltd.

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Executive Director & General Counsel at Sky Ltd.

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Chief Executive Officer, UK & Ireland at Sky Ltd.

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Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer at Comcast Corporation

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Michael J. Cavanagh
Chief Financial Officer & Senior Executive Vice President at Comcast Corporation
BA 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.


University of Chicago Law School is the graduate school of law at the University of Chicago. It was founded in 1902 by a coalition of donors led by John D. Rockefeller, and is consistently one of the highest-rated law schools in the United States. The U.S. News & World Report ranks it fourth among U.S. law schools, and it is noted particularly for its influence on the economic analysis of law.


Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Career History
Chief Financial Officer & Senior Executive Vice President
2015 - 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.

Senior Executive Vice President
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.

Chief Financial Officer
2015 - Prior

NBCUniversal Media LLC owns and operates news and entertainment television networks. Its businesses cover broadcasting, sports, television series, movies, fashion programs, and theatrical, and non-theatrical filmed entertainment contents. The company was founded on April 15, 2011 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2012 - Current

Yum! Brands, Inc. is a quick service restaurant company, which engages in the development, operation, franchise, and licenses a system of restaurants. It operates through the following segments: KFC Division, Pizza Hut Division, and Taco Bell Division. The KFC Division segment comprises of all operations of the KFC concept. The Pizza Hut Division segment operates the Pizza Hut concept. The Taco Bell Division segment includes all operations of the Taco Bell concept. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Louisville, KY.

Member, Board of Directors

Sky is a valued part of everyday life in over 10 million homes. We entertain, excite and inspire customers with a great choice of high-quality television in high definition. We make technology simple and put viewers in control. We connect people to each other and to the world with our broadband and phone services. Because we never forget that Sky is a choice, we put customers first and work hard to earn their trust. We make our products affordable so millions can join in. And we back it all up with a commitment to exceptional customer service. Seeing the bigger picture is part and parcel of the way we do business. That’s why we’re committed to doing the right thing and playing our part in the communities where we live and work. StellaWe strive to be the best for our customers and our people, and to make a positive contribution to life in the UK and Ireland. We believe that focusing on long-term sustainability is the best way to achieve lasting success and create value for shareholders. We’re always looking for ways to improve. That spirit has made us what we are today, and it will drive us to become what we want to be tomorrow

Member, Operating Committee
Prior - 2014

JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an American multinational banking and financial services holding company. It is the largest bank in the United States by assets, and as of 2012, it ranks as the second largest bank in the world by assets with total assets of $2.509 trillion. It is a major provider of financial services, and according to Forbes magazine is the world's second largest public company based on a composite ranking. The hedge fund unit of JPMorgan Chase is one of the largest hedge funds in the United States. It was formed in 2000, when Chase Manhattan Corporation merged with J.P. Morgan & Co

Prior - 2014



The JPMorgan Chase Foundation is the charitable arm of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.4 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm and its foundation give approximately $200 million annually to nonprofit organizations around the world. Giving is focused on growing the economy and strengthening communities through the support of affordable housing, workforce readiness, and financial empowerment of people in underserved communities. The Foundation also leads volunteer service activities for employees in local communities worldwide. The JPMorgan Chase Foundation aims to build strong communities and help address economic and social challenges, using its strength, global reach, expertise, relationships, and access to capital.


Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater grew from a now-fabled performance in March 1958 at the 92nd Street Y in New York City. Led by Alvin Ailey and a group of young African-American modern dancers, that performance changed forever the perception of American dance. The Ailey company has gone on to perform for an estimated 25 million people at theaters in 48 states and 71 countries on six continents -- as well as millions more through television broadcasts.

Political Donations

Senator from Tennessee


Majority Whip at Office of the Senate Majority Whip, John Cornyn

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Carlyle CLO Coinvestors LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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Founder at Atairos Management LP

Senior Advisor

Former Executive Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller at Comcast Corporation

New York City, NY
UBS Global Financial Services One-on-One Conference

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