Board of Directors
Board Member
 
Roxanne S. Austin
 
President of Austin Investment Advisors and 
Former President and Chief Operating Officer of DIRECTV, Inc.​
Director since 2006​

Roxanne S. Austin is the President of Austin Investment Advisors, a private investment and consulting firm, and chairs the US Mid-Market Investment Advisory Committee for EQT Partners. Ms. Austin has also served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Move Networks, Inc., a provider of Internet television services and as President and Chief Operating Officer of DIRECTV, Inc. She previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Hughes Electronics Corporation (Hughes) and as a member of its executive committee. Prior thereto, she held various senior financial positions with Hughes. Prior to joining Hughes, Ms. Austin was a partner at the accounting firm Deloitte & Touche LLP. Ms. Austin is also a director of Target Corporation (having served as the retailer’s interim Board chairwoman during part of 2014), Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, Inc. From 2008 to 2016 she also served as a director of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson. Ms. Austin is a member of our Personnel and Compensation Committee and our Nominating and Governance Committee. ​​​ ​