Eddy W. Hartenstein

In-House Counsel at The DIRECTV Group, Inc.

Eddy W. Hartenstein

Eddy W. Hartenstein

In-House Counsel at The DIRECTV Group, Inc.

Career Highlights

Equatorial Communications Services Co.
Tribune Media Co.
Los Angeles Times Communications LLC

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1951 - Alhambra, CA, United States



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Former Vice Chairman at Sirius XM Holdings, Inc.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Broadcom, Inc.

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Former Chief Executive Officer at The DIRECTV Group, Inc.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Liberty Media Corporation

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Director at Barnes & Noble, Inc.

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Former President at DIRECTV Latin America LLC

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Professional at Intersil Communications, Inc.

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Founder at NantHealth, Inc.

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Graphics Architect at S3 Graphics Co. Ltd.

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Knowles Corporation

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Eddy W. Hartenstein
In-House Counsel at The DIRECTV Group, Inc.
MS in Applied Mechanics
Class of 1974

California Institute of Technology provides education focusing on science, engineering, academia, business, and public service. The company was founded in 1891 and it is headquartered in Pasadena, CA.

BS in Aerospace Engineering
Class of 1972

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona is a public polytechnic university located in Pomona, California, United States. It is one of two polytechnics in the 23-member California State University system and one of only seven in all of the United States. The university is the second largest campus in the CSU, and with an enrollment of 22,156 students, it is the second largest polytechnic university in the United States. Cal Poly is referred to as "one of the finest and most diverse public universities in the United States, widely recognized for its applied research programs and hands-on education" by the 111th United States Congress.

2001 - Prior

Founded in 1964, the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) is a private, independent, nonprofit institution that provides engineering leadership in service to the nation. The mission of the National Academy of Engineering is to advance the well-being of the nation by promoting a vibrant engineering profession and by marshalling the expertise and insights of eminent engineers to provide independent advice to the federal government on matters involving engineering and technology.

Career History
President & Chief Executive Officer
2005 - 2008

The Company intends to acquires through a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition or other similar business combination with one or more operating businesses in the media, entertainment or telecommunications industries. It is a development stage Company.

Publisher & Chief Executive Officer of Los Angeles Times, Director
2010 - 2014

Tribune is one of the country’s leading multimedia companies, operating businesses in publishing, digital and broadcasting. In publishing, Tribune’s leading daily newspapers include the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, The Baltimore Sun, Sun Sentinel (South Florida), Orlando Sentinel, Hartford Courant, The Morning Call and Daily Press. The company’s broadcasting group operates 23 television stations, WGN America on national cable and Chicago’s WGN-AM. Popular news and information websites complement Tribune’s print and broadcast properties and extend the company’s nationwide audience

Boards & Committees
Lead Independent Director
2016 - Current

Broadcom, Inc. is a global technology company, which designs, develops and supplies semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions. It operates through the following segments: Semiconductor Solutions and Infrastructure Software. The Semiconductor Solutions segment manages movement of data in data center, telecom, enterprise and embedded networking applications. The Infrastructure Software segment provides a portfolio of mainframe, enterprise and storage area networking solutions. The company was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in San Jose, CA.

Independent Director
2008 - Current

Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a FORTUNE 500® company, is a global leader and innovator in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications. Broadcom® products seamlessly deliver voice, video, data and multimedia connectivity in the home, office and mobile environments. With the industry's broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art system-on-a-chip and embedded software solutions, Broadcom is changing the world by Connecting everything®.

Lead Independent Director
2004 - Current

Sirius XM Holdings, Inc. is a radio company. The company offers music, sports, entertainment, comedy, talk, news, traffic and weather channels, as well as infotainment services. Its brand channels include SiriusXM Traffic, SiriusXM Travel Link, NavTraffic, NavWeather, SiriusXM Aviation, and SiriusXM Marine. The company was founded on May 17, 1990 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Board Member

City of Hope National Medical Center, commonly City of Hope, is a private, not-for-profit clinical research center, hospital and graduate medical school located in Duarte, California, United States. The center's main campus resides on 110-acre (45 ha) of land adjacent to the boundaries of Duarte and Irwindale, with satellite offices in Monrovia and downtown Los Angeles, and regional fundraising offices throughout the country.

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Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™ is the trade association representing the $398 billion U.S. consumer technology industry, which supports more than 15 million U.S. jobs. More than 2,200 companies – 80 percent are small businesses and startups; others are among the world’s best-known brands – enjoy the benefits of CTA membership including policy advocacy, market research, technical education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CTA also owns and produces CES® – the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. Profits from CES are reinvested into CTA’s industry services.

Board Member
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Political Donations

Representative from Tennessee's 5th Congressional District


Senator from Massachusetts


Senator from Massachusetts

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The Carlyle Group LP (Corporate Private Equity), Providence Equity Partners LLC, Panamsat Corp. /Private Equity Group, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP purchase PanAmSat Corp. from The DIRECTV Group, Inc.

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Awards & Honors
Consumer Electronics Hall of Fame
Broadcasting and Cable Magazine - Hall of Fame
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