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List of management of The Walt Disney Company

This is a list of The Walt Disney Company's executive management team, both present and historical.

Contents

Board of directorsEdit

Senior corporate officersEdit

Studio EntertainmentEdit

  • Alan Bergman – Co-Chairman, The Walt Disney Studios
    • Asad Ayaz – President, Marketing
    • Steve Bardwil – Deputy General Counsel, The Walt Disney Company
    • Bernardine Brandis – Executive Vice President, Business Affairs
    • Robert Johnson – Senior Vice President, Labor Relations
    • Jeff Miller – President, Operations
    • Jim Morris – President, Pixar Animation Studios
    • Paul Shurgot – Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
    • Clark Spencer – President, Walt Disney Animation Studios
    • Cathleen Taff – President, Theatrical Distribution, Franchise Management, and Business & Audience Insights
    • Jamie Voris – Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Alan F. Horn – Co-Chairman and Chief Creative Officer, The Walt Disney Studios
    • Sean Bailey – President, Walt Disney Studios Motion Picture Production
    • Robert Baird – Co-President, Fox Animation
    • Ken Bunt – President, Disney Music Group
    • Louis D'Esposito – Co-President, Marvel Studios
    • Pete Docter – Chief Creative Officer, Pixar Animation Studios
    • Kevin Feige – President, Marvel Studios
    • Elizabeth Gabler – President of Production, Fox 2000 Pictures
    • Stephen Gilula – Co-Chairman, Fox Searchlight Pictures
    • Kathleen Kennedy – President, Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC
      • Lynwen Brennan – Executive Vice President & General Manager
        • Pippa Anderson – Vice President, Post-Production
        • Lori Aultman – Vice President, Finance & Planning
        • Carrie Beck – Vice President, Animation & Live Action Series Development
        • Rob Bredow – Senior Vice President, Executive Creative Director & Head of ILM
          • Vicki Dobbs Beck – Executive In Charge, ILMxLAB
          • John Knoll – Chief Creative Officer/Senior Visual Effects Supervisor, Industrial Light & Magic
        • Mickey Capoferri – Senior Director, Online Content & Programming
        • Blaire Chaput – Vice President, Human Resources
        • Doug Chiang – Vice President & Executive Creative Director, Star Wars
        • Megan Crumpacker – Vice President, Franchise Marketing & Integrated Planning
        • Lynne Hale – Vice President, Publicity & Communications
        • Rhonda Hjort – Deputy Chief Counsel
        • Josh Lowden – Vice President & General Manager, Skywalker Sound
        • Douglas Reilly – Vice President, Lucasfilm Games
        • Michelle Rejwan – Senior Vice President, Live Action Development & Production
        • Paul Southern – Senior Vice President, Licensing
        • John Swartz – Vice President, Internal Creative Producer
        • James Waugh – Vice President, Franchise Content & Strategy
        • Anna Yeager – Vice President, A/V Creative Director
      • Jason McGatlin – Executive Vice President, Physical Production
        • Candice Campos – Vice President, Physical Production
        • Chris Furia – Vice President, Production Finance
        • John Hampian – Vice President, Long-Form Physical Production
        • Janet Lewin – Vice President, Production, Visual Effects
        • Jacqui Lopez – Vice President, Production, Animation
    • Jennifer Lee – Chief Creative Officer, Walt Disney Animation Studios
    • Paul Roeder – Senior Vice President, Global Communications
    • Thomas Schumacher – President & Producer, Disney Theatrical Group
    • Nancy Utley – Co-Chairman, Fox Searchlight Pictures
    • Emma Watts – Vice Chairman, 20th Century Fox and President, Production, 20th Century Fox
      • Vanessa Morrison – President, Fox Family
    • Carolyn Wilson – Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Disney Parks, Experiences and ProductsEdit

  • Bob Chapek – Chairman, Disney Parks, Experiences and Products
    • Michael Colglazier – President, Disney Parks Eastern Region and Managing Director, Asia Pacific
      • Philippe Gas – President & Managing Director, Walt Disney Attractions Japan and Disneyland International
      • Joe Schott – President and General Manager, Shanghai Disney Resort
        • Lesz Banham – Chief Financial Officer
        • Andrew Bolstein – Senior Vice President, Operations
      • Stephanie Young – Managing Director, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort
        • Mariam Im – Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
        • Wai Quen Chan – Vice President, Human Resources
        • Linda Choy – Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs
        • Edward Goh – Vice President, Commercial Strategy
        • Damien Lee – Vice President, Operations
        • Mary Ann Say – Director, Revenue Management and Analytics
        • Terruce Wang – Vice President, Hotel Operations, Business Solutions & Events
        • Paul Webb-Johnson – Director, Head of Project Management
        • Annie Wharmby – Director, Entertainment & Costuming
        • Rita Tang – Assistant Chief Counsel - Head of Legal
    • Jill Estorino – Executive Vice President, Global Marketing and Sales
      • Helen Pak – Senior Vice President, Creative – Marketing Design and Content
    • Tami Garcia – Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Diversity and Inclusion
    • Alannah Hall-Smith – Senior Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs
    • Kevin Lansberry – Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    • Tilak Mandadi – Executive Vice President and Global Chief Technology Officer
    • Ken Potrock – President, Consumer Products
      • Tasia Filippatos – Senior Vice President, Consumer Products Commercialization, EMEA
      • Mahesh Samat – Executive Vice President, Consumer Products Commercialization, Asia Pacific
      • Miguel Vives – Disney Consumer Products Marketing Leader, Latin America
    • Catherine Powell – President, Disney Parks Western Region
      • Josh D'Amaro – President, Disneyland Resort
      • George A. Kalogridis – President, Walt Disney World Resort
        • Jim MacPhee – Senior Vice President, Operations & Chief Operating Officer
          • Maribeth Bisienere – Senior Vice President, Walt Disney World Parks
          • Thomas Mazloum – Senior Vice President, Resorts & Transportation Operations
            • Alison Armor – Vice President, Transportation Operations
            • Mahmud Dhanani – Vice President, Resorts
      • Natacha Rafalski – Présidente of Disneyland Paris
        • Grégoire Champetier – Senior vice president, Commercial
          • Boris Solbach – Vice President, Finance & Chief Financial Officer
        • Daniel Delcourt – Senior vice president, Operations & COO
          • Angela Bliss – Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs
          • Gilles Dobelle – Vice president, Legal
          • Daniel Dreux – Vice President Human Resources
        • Francesca Romana Gianesin – Senior vice president, Experience & Product Synergy & Integration
    • Jeff Smith – Deputy General Counsel, The Walt Disney Company
    • Jeff Vahle – President, Disney Signature Experiences
    • Bob Weis – President, Walt Disney Imagineering
      • Kareem Daniel – Executive Vice President, Global Business Operations

Disney Media NetworksEdit

  • Peter Rice – Chairman, Walt Disney Television and Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks
    • Ravi Ahuja – President, Business Operations, and Chief Financial Officer
      • Peter DiCecco – Senior Vice President, Business and Legal Affairs, Music
    • Sonia Coleman – Senior Vice President of Human Resources
    • Charissa Gilmore – Vice President, Communications
    • James Goldston – President, ABC News
      • Barbara Fedida – Senior Vice President, Talent and Business
      • Steve Jones – Vice President and General Manager, ABC News Radio
      • Robert Murphy – Vice President, Administration
      • Marie Nelson – Senior Vice President, Integrated Content Strategy
      • Colby Smith – Vice President, ABC News Digital
      • Kerry Smith – Senior Vice President, Editorial Quality
    • Gary E. Knell – Chairman, National Geographic Partners
    • John Landgraf – Chairman, FX Networks and FX Productions
      • Eric Schrier – President, FX Entertainment
        • Gina Balian – Co-President, Original Programming
        • Nick Grad – Co-President, Original Programming
          • Jonathan Frank – Executive Vice President, Current Programming and FX Productions
        • Kelly Cline – Executive Vice President, Business and Legal Affairs
        • Sharon Klein – Executive Vice President, Casting
      • John Solberg – Executive Vice President, Communications
        • Christine Shaw – Senior Vice President, Communications
    • Gary Marsh – President and Chief Creative Officer, Disney Channels Worldwide
      • Sean Cocchia – Executive Vice President, Business Operations and General Manager
        • Marc Buhaj – Senior Vice President, Programming and General Manager, Disney XD
        • Phil Guerini – Vice President, Music Strategy and General Manager, Radio Disney Networks
          • Ivan Heredia – Vice President, Marketing
      • Jane Gould – Senior Vice President, Consumer Insights and Programming Strategy
      • Susette Hsiung – Executive Vice President, Network Production Management and Operations
      • Nancy Kanter – Executive Vice President, Content and Creative Strategy
        • Joe D'Ambrosia – Senior Vice President, Original Programming and General Manager, Disney Junior
        • Meredith Roberts – Senior Vice President, Animation Strategy
      • John Rood – Senior Vice President, Marketing
    • Dana Walden – Chairman, Disney Television Studios and ABC Entertainment
      • Tom Ascheim – President, Freeform
        • Jayne Bieber – Senior Vice President, Production Management and Operations
        • Naomi Bulochnikov-Paul – Vice President, Communications
        • Lauren Corrao – Executive Vice President, Original Programming and Development
          • Lynn Barrie – Senior Vice President of Original Programming and Development
          • Elizabeth Boykewich – Senior Vice President, Casting and Talent
          • Kary McHoul – Senior Vice President, Current Programming and Unscripted Development
        • Tricia Melton – Senior Vice President, Marketing
      • Karey Burke – President, ABC Entertainment
        • William Burton – Senior Vice President, Daytime, Sports and Syndicated Development/Production
        • Ayo Davis – Executive Vice President, Talent and Casting, ABC Entertainment and Disney+
          • Brenda Kelly Grant – Vice President, Talent and Casting, ABC Entertainment
        • Vicki Dummer – Head of Current Series Programming
        • Andy Kubitz – Executive Vice President, Programming Strategy
        • Robert Mills – Senior Vice President, Alternative Series, Specials & Late-Night Programming
        • Brian Morewitz – Senior Vice President, Head of Drama Development
        • Shannon Ryan – President, Marketing
          • Jori Arancio – Senior Vice President, Communications
          • Rebecca Daugherty – Executive Vice President, Marketing
            • Jill Gershman – Senior Vice President, Marketing Creative
            • Erin Weir – Senior Vice President, Marketing Strategy
        • Simran Sethi – Executive Vice President, Development and Content Strategy
        • Erin Wehrenberg – Senior Vice President, Network Comedy
      • Craig Erwich – Senior Vice President, Scripted Originals, Hulu
      • Craig Hunegs – President, Disney Television Studios
        • Carolyn Cassidy – President, Creative Affairs, 20th Century Fox Television
        • Jonnie Davis – President, ABC Studios
          • Keli Lee – Managing Director, International Content, Platforms and Talent, ABC Studios International
          • Stephanie Leifer – Senior Vice President, Current Programming
          • Patrick Maguire – Senior Vice President, Drama Development
          • Dawn Solér – Senior Vice President, TV Music
          • Josh Sussman – Executive Vice President, Business Operations
        • Sharon Klein – Executive Vice President, Casting
        • Howard Kurtzman – President, Business Affairs, 20th Century Fox Television
        • Shannon Ryan – President, Marketing
          • Jori Arancio – Senior Vice President, Communications, ABC Studios
          • Rebecca Daugherty – Executive Vice President, Marketing, ABC Studios
        • Bert Salke – President, Fox 21 Television Studios
      • Wendy McMahon – President, ABC Owned Television Stations Group
        • Lisa Siegel – Senior Vice President, Business Strategy and Operations
    • Suzy Wilson – Deputy General Counsel, The Walt Disney Company
  • James Pitaro – President of ESPN and Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks
    • Bryan Castellani – Executive Vice President and CFO
    • Stephanie Druley – Executive Vice President, Event & Studio Production
    • Burke Magnus – Executive Vice President, Programming and Scheduling
    • Jodi Markley – Executive Vice President, Content Operations & Creative Services
    • Diane Morse – Deputy General Counsel
    • Connor Schell – Executive Vice President, Content
    • Norby Williamson – Executive Vice President, Event and Studio Production & Executive Editor

Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer & InternationalEdit

  • Kevin Mayer – Chairman, Direct-to-Consumer & International
    • Linda Bagley – Deputy General Counsel, The Walt Disney Company
    • Rebecca Campbell – President, EMEA
      • Kakhaber Abashidze – Country Manager and Head of Media, The Walt Disney Company Central & Eastern Europe and Russia and CIS
      • Hamish Ainslie – Director of Security
      • Simon Amselem – Country Manager and Head of Media, The Walt Disney Company Spain and Portugal
      • Simon Bailey – Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
      • Daniel Bamsey – Vice President, Technology
      • Tony Chambers – Senior Vice President, Studio Distribution, The Walt Disney Company EMEA and Country Manager UK & Ireland
      • Roger Crotti – Country Manager and Head of Studio Distribution, The Walt Disney Company GSA (Germany, Switzerland, Austria)
      • Marco De Ruiter – Country Manager and Head of Media, The Walt Disney Company Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg
      • Hernán Estrada – Senior Vice President, Integration
      • Hélène Etzi – Country Manager and Head of Media, The Walt Disney Company France
      • Daniel Frigo – Country Manager & Head of Studio Distribution, The Walt Disney Company Italy and Country Manager TIG (Turkey, Israel, Greece)
      • Matthew Grossman – Vice President, Corporate Communications & Corporate Responsibility
      • Sasha Haines – Chief Regional Counsel
      • Lee Jury – Senior Vice President, Studio & Integrated Marketing
      • Jan Koeppen – President, Television and Direct to Consumer
        • Luke Bradley-Jones – Senior Vice President, Direct To Consumer and General Manager, Disney+ EMEA
      • François Masson – Vice President, Human Resources
      • Nami Patel – Senior Vice President, Business Development & Strategy
      • Christine Service – Country Manager, The Walt Disney Company Africa
      • Hans van Rijn – Country Manager and Head of Media, The Walt Disney Company Nordics
    • Justin Connolly – President, Media Distribution
      • Sean Breen – Senior Vice President
    • Rita Ferro – President, Disney Advertising Sales
    • Randy Freer – Chief Executive Officer, Hulu
      • Kelly Campbell – Chief Marketing Officer
      • Peter Naylor – Senior Vice President, Sales
      • Shannon Sullivan – Senior Vice President, Talent & Organization
      • Chadwick Ho – Senior Vice President and General Counsel
      • Gaude Lydia Paez – Senior Vice President, Head of Corporate Communications
      • Dan Phillips – Chief Technology Officer
      • Jaya Kolhatkar – Chief Data Officer
    • Karen Hobson – Senior Vice President, Communications
    • Aaron LaBerge – Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
    • Diego Lerner – President, LATAM
      • Martín Iraola – General Manager Out-of-Home
      • Fernando Barbosa – General Manager Media Networks
      • Guillermo Tabanera – General Manager Media Networks, DTCI Latin America
      • Natalia Scalia – Direct-to-Consumer Leader
      • Cristina Giosa – Chief Marketing Officer
      • Maitena de Amorrortu – Director of Press and Corporate Communication
      • Daniela Novick – Research Leader
      • Juan Verges – Chief Financial Officer
      • Mercedes De Belaustegui – Human Resources Leader
      • Eugenia Ricardes – Chief Regional Counsel
      • Santiago De Cárolis – General Manager, National Geographic Latin America
      • Gonzalo Fiure – General Entertainment Leader, DTCI Latin America
      • Kattia Quintanilla – Ad Sales Leader, DTCI Latin America
      • Federico Alaman – General Manager of The Walt Disney Company Mexico
        • David Chávez – Marketing Leader, DTCI Mexico
        • Hugo Pacheco – Director, Public Relations
      • Michel Piestun – General Manager, The Walt Disney Company Brazil
        • Camila Monaco – Press and Corporate Communication Manager
    • Jim Lygopoulos – Senior Vice President, Human Resources
    • Salil Mehta – General Manager, Digital Media
    • Michael Paull – President, Disney Streaming Services
      • Joe Inzerillo – Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
      • Vanna Krantz – Senior Vice President, Finance
      • Eric Lieberman – Senior Vice President, Chief Counsel
      • Laura Evans – Senior Vice President, Analytics & Insights
      • Alisa Bowen – Senior Vice President of Operations
      • Luke Bradley-Jones – Senior Vice President, Direct To Consumer and General Manager, Disney+ EMEA
      • Andy Schneider – Senior Vice President, Performance Marketing
      • Judy Schwab – Vice President, Human Resources
      • Jessica Casano-Antonellis – Vice President, Communications
      • Jordan Rosen – Senior Vice President, Partner Platform Services & Business Development
      • Jerrell Jimerson – Senior Vice President, Product Management & UX
        • Michael Cerda – Vice President, Product, Disney+
      • Barry Tishgart – Senior Vice President & General Manager, Hockey
      • Russell Wolff – Executive Vice President and General Manager, ESPN+
    • Uday Shankar – President, APAC and Chairman, Star and Disney India
      • Sanjay Gupta – Country Manager, India
      • Deepak Jacob – Chief Regional Counsel, India, Southeast Asia and the Middle East
      • Sanjay Jain – Chief Financial Officer
      • Luke Kang – Country Manager, North Asia (China, Japan and Korea)
      • Anju Jain Kumar – Chief Regional Counsel, North Asia, Australia and New Zealand
      • K Madhavan – Head of Star Regional Media Networks
      • Amita Maheshwari – Vice President, Human Resources
      • Chafic Najia – Country Manager, Middle East
      • Jannie Poon – Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs & Communications
      • Jessica Pouleur – Vice President, Business Development & Strategy
      • Kylie Watson-Wheeler – Country Manager, Australia and New Zealand
    • Ricky Strauss – President, Content and Marketing, Disney+
      • Matt Brodlie – Senior Vice President, International Content Development
      • Agnes Chu – Senior Vice President, Content
      • Joe Earley – Executive Vice President, Marketing and Operations
      • Tehmina Jaffer – Senior Vice President, Business Affairs
    • Justin Warbrooke – Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

PresidentsEdit

Chief Executive OfficersEdit

Chairman of the BoardEdit

From 1945 to 1960 Walt and Roy Disney shared the role of Chairman of the Board. Walt dropped the Chairman title in 1960 so he could focus more on the creative aspects of the company.

Vice Chairman of the BoardEdit

Chief Operating OfficersEdit

Director EmeritusEdit

ReferencesEdit


External linksEdit