Gary Ginsberg, Advisory Board Member
Advisory Board Member
Former Senior VP, SoftBank and Time Warner
Gary L. Ginsberg is a lawyer, American political consultant and corporate adviser, serving as a strategist in both the public and private sectors for more than 25 years.
Until 2020, he was Senior Vice President and Global Head of Communications at SoftBank Group Corp.
Before joining SoftBank, Ginsberg served as Executive Vice President of Corporate Marketing and Communications at Time Warner Inc. In this role, Mr. Ginsberg worked with the Company's senior management team and top executives at its operating divisions on a wide range of corporate matters, with direct responsibility for the Time Warner's marketing and communications initiatives.
Before joining Time Warner, Mr. Ginsberg was the Executive Vice President of Global Marketing and Corporate Affairs at News Corporation. Mr. Ginsberg coordinated and executed the Company's global marketing and investor relations programs, as well as its corporate affairs, strategic communications and philanthropic efforts. Mr. Ginsberg originally joined News Corporation in 1999 as Executive Vice President of Corporate Communications. He was appointed to the Company's Executive Management Committee in 2000 and to the seven-member Office of the Chairman in 2007.
Prior to News Corp., Mr. Ginsberg was a managing director at the New York-based strategic consulting firm of Clark & Weinstock. Previously, he was a senior editor and counsel at George, the monthly political magazine, and a former Assistant Counsel to President Clinton.
Mr. Ginsberg began his professional career as an attorney with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett. He is a graduate of the Columbia University School of Law, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. He received his undergraduate degree magna cum laude from Brown University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
Mr. Ginsberg is a member of the Board of Directors of the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation; the Newseum, the national news museum; New Visions for Public Schools; and New York Cares. He is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Mr. Ginsberg lives in Manhattan with his wife and two sons.