ICANN CEO Fadi Chehade Moving to ABRY Partners, a Private Equity Firm

ICANN CEO and President Fadi Chehade
(source: ICANN; License CC BY-SA 2.0)
ICANN CEO Fadi Chehade has announced he will be Senior Advisor on Digital Strategy for ABRY Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm, after leaving ICANN:

My Transition from ICANN CEO: "As we move forward on both the IANA transition and my personal transition from ICANN CEO, I would like to let you know that after completing my service at ICANN, I will be engaged in a portfolio of activities. At the center of these, I will be a Senior Advisor on Digital Strategy for ABRY Partners, a Boston-based private equity investment firm. In this role, I will provide guidance to ABRY's partners and their companies' leaders on digital strategy. I expect to add other roles to my portfolio and will update you all as appropriate. Please be assured that until that time, I will remain focused on all the day to day duties within ICANN as we work toward a successful transition."--Fadi Chehade, ICANN CEO and President (read more here)

ABRY Partners
Boston, MA USA
Domain name: abry.com

ABRY Partners is a private equity firm headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts that focuses on investments in media. Since 1989, the firm has completed over $18.0 billion of leveraged transactions and other private equity and mezzanine investments, representing investments in more than 450 media properties. Current and previous areas of investment include cable television, publishing, radio and television broadcasting, and other media and communications sectors. Notable past, present, and future investments includeAct III Broadcasting, Cygnus Business Media, Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Muzak Holdings, Legendary Pictures, Consolidated Theatres, F+W Media, Language Line, Citadel Broadcasting, Monitronics and RCN Corporation. Senior Investment Professionals at ABRY include: Andrew Banks, Royce Yudkoff, Peggy Koenig, Jay Grossman, Erik Brooks, Peni Garber, and John Hunt. (Wikipedia)

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