Fusion Media Group (FMG) and Univision Communications Inc (UCI) today announced that finance executive Anu Subramanian has been named Chief Financial Officer. Subramanian has more than 15 years of experience in finance, media and operations. She will dual report to Felipe Holguin, Chief Executive Officer of FMG and Peter H. Lori, Executive Vice President, Finance, Chief Accounting Officer & Deputy Chief Financial Officer at UCI.
“We are thrilled to have Anu join the leadership team at this exciting juncture for FMG,” Holguin said. “Her wealth of financial experience in the media sector, coupled with her first-hand knowledge of the digital content business, is perfectly tailored for FMG as we seek to capitalize on our positive momentum. We’re confident Anu will propel FMG and its portfolio of premiere brands to new heights.”
“Anu brings into our company financial and digital-first skills and experiences that will greatly benefit FMG’s diverse array of leading media brands, which include Gizmodo, The Onion and FUSION,” Lori said. “As FMG continues to innovate and grows its business, I’m pleased that we can benefit from Anu’s leadership, insights and enthusiasm.”
Subramanian most recently served as both CFO and COO of Vice Media’s digital division. Prior to her time at Vice Media, she spent seven years at Scripps Networks Interactive in various roles, ascending to CFO and Head of Finance for the programmer’s digital business. Before joining Scripps, she worked at Citigroup, providing clients in the media and telecom space with M&A and capital advisory services. She has also held positions at Goldman Sachs and Ernst & Young.
Subramanian earned her Master of Business Administration from the Yale School of Management. Subramanian graduated from Delhi University and is an accredited Chartered Accountant, the equivalent of a CPA in India.
Fusion Media Group (FMG) is a media company that connects with the young, diverse audiences that are shaping our future. Through fearless journalism, provoking comedy, and high-impact storytelling FMG elevates the stories and issues our readers and viewers are passionate about. FMG is one of the leading digital publishers in the U.S., serving over 120 million readers a month—more than one-third of all Americans. FMG includes some of the web’s most beloved media brands under one roof, including The A.V. Club, Clickhole, Deadspin, Earther, Gizmodo, Jalopnik, Jezebel, Kotaku, Lifehacker, The Onion, The Root, Splinter, The Takeout, and others. In addition, FMG produces content across a range of formats and platforms through the FUSION cable network and its long-form development and production division, FMG Studios, which includes Story House Entertainment and Onion Studios. More at theFMG.com.