Independent Non-Executive Director
Mickie Rosen served on the Fairfax Board from March 2017, before moving on to the new board when Nine and Fairfax merged in December 2018. Ms Rosen has nearly three decades of strategy, operating, advisory, and investment experience at the intersection of media and technology. She has built and led businesses for iconic global brands such as Yahoo, Fox, and Disney, and early stage start-ups such as Fandango and Hulu.
Ms Rosen currently serves on public, private, and non-profit boards, and she advises early to growth stage companies in digital media and commerce. Until recently, she served on the board of Pandora Media, and was the President of Tribune Interactive, the digital arm of Tribune Publishing, and concurrently the President of the Los Angeles Times. Ms Rosen has also served as a Senior Advisor to the Boston Consulting Group, and was a co-founder and partner of a boutique strategic advisory firm, Whisper Advisors.
Prior, Ms Rosen served as Senior Vice President of Global Media & Commerce for Yahoo, where she led Yahoo’s media division worldwide. Prior to Yahoo, she was a partner with Fuse Capital, a consumer Internet focused venture capital firm, investing in early stage video, publishing, advertising technology, and e-commerce companies. She was also an executive with Fox Interactive Media, Fandango, and The Walt Disney Company.
The foundation of Ms Rosen’s career was built with McKinsey & Company, and she holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.