A&E Networks president and CEO Nancy Dubuc is leaving the company effective April 16. She has been in talks with Vice though it is unclear whether she would end up there. A+E Network’s former CEO of A+E Networks Abbe Raven, who retired from the company in 2015 after 33 years, will return as acting chair to oversee the transition until a replacement is named.
Cable pioneer Abbe Raven is set to retire. Her last day as chairman of A+E Networks will be Feb. 2. The news comes nearly a year after Raven’s protege, Nancy Dubuc, was elevated to CEO and Raven to chairman.