Role: Independent Director
Kathryn Fink is an international media executive with over 30 years experience. She has covered operational and corporate roles in television, streaming services, digital media and publishing and has held senior positions with the Walt Disney Company, Sky Italia and News Corporation.
Up until very recently Kathryn was General Manager, Media for the Walt Disney Company in Italy responsible for Disney+, PayTV channels, original content production and content sales. Prior to the completion of Disney’s acquisition of Fox in 2020, Kathryn was Managing Director at the Fox Networks Group in Italy.
Kathryn was also a key player in the launch of Sky Italia in 2003 and remained with the business for eight years. After initially working on the merger of Stream and Telepiu, she subsequently became Head of Programming and in this role managed all partner channels on the Sky Italia platform as well as Sky’s owned and operated Cinema and Entertainment channels and original production.
Prior to Sky Italia, Kathryn had a successful career within News Corp including roles at the Australian newspapers, as Director of Finance for News Corp in New York, Senior Vice President of News Digital Media, and President of News Digital Ventures. Ms Fink has also worked in the Office of the Chairman of News Corp.