Richard M. Friedel

Executive Vice President, Technology & Broadcast Strategy
21st Century Fox
Richard Friedel is the Executive Vice President of Technology and Broadcast Systems for 21st Century Fox, supporting FOX’s national and regional television businesses. He is actively involved in the planning for New Fox and the integration of Fox’s business with The Walt Disney Company.

Mr. Friedel was a member of the team that launched Fox News Channel.

Mr. Friedel is a fellow of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers and a life member of the Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers. He serves as President of the Video Services Forum, President of the North American Broadcasters Association and is Chairman of the Advanced Television Systems Committee. He was awarded a lifetime achievement Emmy by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in 2018.