Edward D. (Ed) Horowitz
Co-CEO, Encompass Digital Media, Inc.
Ed Horowitz has enjoyed a long and distinguished career in the telecommunications sector. Well-known for the breadth of his knowledge and business acumen in a wide variety of areas including technology, strategy, marketing, finance, sales and content creation, Horowitz has been the recipient of a number of prestigious industry awards. In 1997, he founded and was Chairman of e-Citi, the unit of Citigroup created to pioneer e-commerce and financial services strategies and initiatives to extend Citigroup’s industry leadership into the internet. In 2013 he was named to his current position as the Co-CEO of Encompass Digital Media, a leader in digital media services. Most recently he served as President and CEO of SES AMERICOM, a market-leading satellite operator serving media, enterprise and U.S. government customers. In addition, he was a member of the Executive Committee of its parent company, SES (SESG Euronext Paris, Lux.). He has also held positions with Viacom and HBO.