SVP Data & Analytics, Discovery Communications
Chrsitopher McGrath has recently joined Discovery Communications as Senior Vice President of Data & Analytics. In his new role at Discovery, McGrath will be responsible for developing global data strategy and execution, with a focus on driving growth opportunities across the company's brands. Prior to joining Discovery, McGrath was SVP of Viacom's data strategy and consumer intelligence operations with responsibiltiy for data strategy, warehousing, governance, data science and analytic functions across the company including for MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, BET, VH1, and Paramount Pictures. Before joining Viacom in 2009, he held various e-commerce and analyst roles at Starwood Hotels, BMG and ICM. McGrath holds an MBA from Fordham University and a bachelor of arts degree from Villanova University. He is a graduate of Harvard Business School's Cable Executive Management Program.