Chairman & Founding Partner, CEO
Michael Angelakis is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Atairos, and also serves as a Senior Advisor to the Executive Management Committee of Comcast Corporation. Prior to founding Atairos, he served as Comcast’s Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer. In those roles, Mr. Angelakis was responsible for many strategic, financial, administrative and other areas within the Corporation. During his tenure at Comcast, Mr. Angelakis was recognized by Institutional Investor magazine as one of “America’s Best Chief Financial Officers” six out of eight years. Prior to joining Comcast, Mr. Angelakis served as Managing Director and a member of the Management and Investment Committees of Providence Equity Partners, one of the leading private equity firms investing in technology, media and communications companies around the world. Before joining Providence, Mr. Angelakis was Chief Executive Officer of State Cable TV Corporation and Aurora Telecommunications. He also served as Vice President at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company in New York, where he oversaw one of the bank’s media and communications portfolios. Additionally, Mr. Angelakis spent several years in London developing Manufacturers Hanover’s acquisition finance and merchant banking activities throughout Western Europe. He is the Chairman of the Board for the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, a member of the Board of Directors of Groupon, Hewlett Packard Enterprises, The Orogen Group, Learfield Communications and TriNet Group, and a trustee of Babson College. Mr. Angelakis is a graduate of Babson College and the Owner/President of the Management Program at the Harvard Business School.