Robert D. Marcus
Business and Management
United States of America
Robert D. Marcus has served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Time Warner Cable since January 1, 2014. He had served as Time Warner Cable’s President and Chief Operating Officer since December 2010 and as TWC’s Chief Financial Officer from 2008 through mid-2011. He was named to the company’s Board of Directors in July 2013. Mr. Marcus is firmly committed to creating a customer-centric organization, with a mission to connect Time Warner Cable’s customers to the world—simply, reliably and with superior service. During his tenure as COO, the company invested to support future growth, enhanced its network and improved critical infrastructure. Residential and business product offerings were expanded, with significantly faster data speeds and advanced multi-platform video products.Mr. Marcus serves on the board of directors of Equifax Inc., as well as the boards of several organizations, including the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA); CableLabs, the research and development consortium for the cable industry; the Museum of the Moving Image; and New Alternatives for Children (NAC), a New York City-based non-profit organization that provides support of birth, foster and adoptive families caring for children with special medical needs at home.
Mr. Marcus received a J.D. from Columbia Law School in 1990, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and an editor of the Columbia Law Review. He earned a B.A., magna cum laude, from Brown University in 1987.