Vinciquerra Joins DirecTV BoardFormer Fox Exec Will Lend His TV Expertise to Satellite Giant 9/13/2013 2:49 PM Eastern
DirecTV said it has named former Fox Networks executive Anthony Vinciquerra to its board of directors.
Vinciquerra is currently a senior advisor to private equity firm Texas Pacific Group’s Technology, Media and Telecom sectors, advising on acquisitions and operations across all of TPG's investing arenas (
Vinciquerra left Fox in 2011 after about 10 years. He also previously held senior positions at Hearst Argyle,
A 2009 inductee into the B&C Hall of Fame, Vinciquerra was known as a tough negotiator in his days at Fox, and could lend some of that knowledge and deal savvy to DirecTV as the satellite giant strives to reduce programming costs.
"Tony is a stellar addition to our board and his counsel will be extremely valuable to