Ferrari Named NBCU Telemundo Enterprises EVP
Beau Ferrari today was promoted to EVP of NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises. Ferrari previously was EVP, corporate strategy and development for Univision Communications. He will be based in Miami and will report to Cesar Conde, chairman of NBCUniversal International Group and NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises.
In this role, Ferrari will oversee finance, operations, corporate strategy and development to manage growth and profitability for NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises. Under his new responsibilities, Ferrari will support the company’s business units, including the broadcast and cable networks, digital, sports division, news division, international distribution groups, and corporate functions. He will also partner across NBCUniversal’s platforms to identify new opportunities in the marketplace.
Ferrari held various senior leadership and operating roles during his eight years at Univision Communications. He was responsible for Univision Communications’ corporate development as EVP of corporate strategy and development, and previously was EVP of operations.
During his tenure, Ferrari also served as the first CEO and GM of Fusion, the multiplatform joint venture with the Walt Disney Co., headed Univision Deportes and the launch of Univision’s sports network and served as chief of staff/special assistant to the CEO.
Prior to Ferrari joining Univision Communications, he was co-founder and partner at Royal Palm Capital Partners, a private equity investment and management firm. Ferrari began his career as an investment banker with Morgan Stanley & Co. in New York.
Ferrari holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and graduated from Georgetown University, magna cum laude, with a double major in finance and international business. He is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations.