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Beau Ferrari is Chairman of NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, a world-class media company leading the industry in the production and distribution of premium Spanish-language content to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. He oversees the company’s fast-growing multiplatform portfolio, including the flagship Telemundo broadcast Network, which has experienced unprecedented growth over the last several years and led to its position as the number one Spanish-language network. In this role, Ferrari is responsible for NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises properties across Entertainment, Sports, News, Cable, Global Studios and 30 local stations in addition to broadcast, digital and streaming platforms, including Peacock.
Previously, Ferrari was Executive Vice President of NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises since 2017, overseeing the company’s operations, financial performance, corporate strategy, and development for the portfolio of businesses. During his tenure, Telemundo became a top-five broadcast network—alongside NBC, CBS, ABC, and Fox—for the first time in its history.
Prior to joining NBCUniversal, Ferrari held various senior executive positions with Univision Communications Inc., including Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Development, where he oversaw strategic planning, acquisitions, and growth investments, and Executive Vice President of Operations (COO), where he operated 17 networks, cable, news, sports, and digital businesses. Previously, he was co-founder and partner of a private equity investment firm and began his career in investment banking with Morgan Stanley.
Ferrari is a lifetime member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a Henry Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute. He has served on the boards of various public and private companies and is also former Chairman of the Florida Institute, a non-profit organization. Ferrari holds an M.B.A. from Columbia University and graduated from Georgetown University, magna cum laude in Finance and International Business.