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Robert Iger
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Robert Iger is chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company. He previously served as president and CEO, beginning in October 2005, and was president and COO from 2000 to 2005. Iger began his career at ABC in 1974, and as chairman of the ABC Group he oversaw the broadcast television network and station group and cable telvision properties, and guided the merger between Capital Cities/ABC and the Walt Disney Company. Iger officially joined the Disney senior management team in 1996 as chairman of the Disney-owned ABC Group and in 1999 was given the additional responsibility of president, Walt Disney International. In that role, Iger expanded Disney's presence outside of the United States, establishing the blueprint for the company's international growth today.

Books by Robert Iger

The Ride of a Lifetime

Robert Iger shares his ten vital lessons in creative leadership, drawn from his extraordinary career as CEO of Disney. Packed full of inspiring stories and business insights, Iger offers a fascinating view of the creative culture he has fostered at one of the world's most successful and adored media organisations.

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