Charter Communications Names Christopher Winfrey as CFO
Charter Communications, a broadband communications company, has appointed Christopher Winfrey as executive vice president (EVP) and chief financial officer (CFO). Winfrey will be responsible for all of Charter’s financial functions, including accounting, financial planning and analysis, tax, and treasury, as well as mergers and acquisitions (M&As), capital structure activities and investor relations.
Winfrey most recently served as CFO and managing director for Unitymedia, Germany’s second-largest provider of media and communications services via broadband cable. He has also held leadership and finance positions with Cablecom and NTL Europe, assuming a key role in the operational turnaround, triple-play services rollout and capital markets development at these companies over the last decade.
Winfrey received a BSc in Accounting and a MBA, both from the University of Florida.