Robert M. Bakish
Mr. Bakish is currently the President & Chief Executive Officer of Paramount Global, formerly ViacomCBS. Prior to the recombination of Viacom and CBS, he was the President & CEO of Viacom Inc. to which he was appointed in December 2016; prior to that he was Acting President and CEO of Viacom Inc. from November 2016 to December 2016; and prior to that, he was President and CEO of Viacom International Media Networks, a division of Viacom Inc., since January 2007. From July 2004 to January 2007, Mr. Bakish was Executive Vice President, Operations, of Viacom Enterprises, a subsidiary of Viacom. Prior to that, he served as MTV Networks’ Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Advertising Sales and was chair of the Cable Television Advertising Bureau. Previously, Mr. Bakish was a partner with Booz Allen & Hamilton in its Media and Entertainment practice.
Mr. Bakish has served as a member of our board of directors since October 2009.