Michael Lynton

Michael Lynton

Mr. Lynton has served on our board of directors since April 2013 and has been Chairman of our board of directors since September 2016. Mr. Lynton served as Chief Executive Officer or Co-Chief Executive Officer of Sony Entertainment Inc., an international entertainment company, from April 2012 until August 2017, as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. from January 2004 until May 2017, and as CEO of Sony Corporation of America from March 2012 to August 2017. Mr. Lynton has served as a member of the board of directors of Ares Management Corp., Warner Music Group Corp., Schrödinger, Inc., and The Boston Beer Company. Mr. Lynton also served as a member of the board of directors of Pandora Media, Inc. from August 2017 until February 2019, and Pearson plc, from January 2018 to April 2021. Mr. Lynton holds a B.A. in History and Literature from Harvard College and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.