—Alejandro Gonzalez, HSF Scholarship Recipient.
For realizing ultimate professional achievement and for “raising the bar”
In his role as President of Univision Networks at Univision Communications Inc., Cesar Conde oversees three television networks—Univision, TeleFutura and Galavisión—as well as several corporate functions.
Since joining the company, Mr. Conde has been an innovative leader, serving in many roles prior to his current appointment. Most recently he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, where he spearheaded strategic initiatives focused on the growth and profitability of the company across all divisions.
In between posts within Univision, Mr. Conde served as a White House Fellow for Secretary of State Colin L. Powell. He was one of twelve selected for this prestigious fellowship.
Prior to joining Univision, Mr. Conde was Vice President of Business Development at StarMedia Network, the first internet company focused on Spanish and Portuguese-speaking audiences globally. He began his career as an investment Banker at Salomon Smith Barney in their Mergers and Acquisitions group.
In addition to his professional endeavors, Mr. Conde is active in the development of educational opportunities for young Hispanics. He is the chairman and co-founder of the Futuro Program, a nonprofit organization that provides role models and educational workshops to Hispanic high school students. While in college, he was president and co-founder of the Cuban-American Undergraduate Student Association at Harvard.
He is a graduate of Harvard University and holds an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Conde is a Term Member at the Council on Foreign Relations and a Henry Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute.
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