People: News Corp (NWS.O)
22 May 2017
Mr. Keith Rupert Murdoch A.C. serves as Executive Chairman of the Board of NEWS Corp. K. Rupert Murdoch AC has served as the Company’s Executive Chairman since December 2012. He has been Executive Chairman of the Company’s former parent, Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (formerly named News Corporation) (“21st Century Fox”), a diversified global media and entertainment company, since July 2015, after serving as its Chief Executive Officer from 1979 to July 2015 and its Chairman since 1991. Since July 2016, he has served as Chairman and acting Chief Executive Officer of 21st Century Fox subsidiaries Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network. Mr. K.R. Murdoch is the father of Messrs. J.R. Murdoch and L.K. Murdoch. Mr. K.R. Murdoch has been the driving force behind the evolution of the Company and 21st Century Fox from the single, family-owned Australian newspaper he took over in 1953 to the global public media companies they are today.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||1,019,230|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||2,191,950|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||2,133,330|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||5,344,510|