CNBC Names Tiffany Sam Chow Its New Head of Business Development and Strategy

By A.J. Katz 

CNBC has been making a number of talent and scheduling moves as of late, in advance of 2019. It now appears there’s some movement in the leadership ranks there as well.

Tiffany Sam Chow has been named vice president, CNBC business development & strategy, and will start in her new role on Jan. 2 of next year.

Chow will be based out of CNBC global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., reporting to Satpal Brainch, CNBC business news worldwide president.

According to a network press release, Chow will be responsible for leading CNBC’s business development strategy across all platforms, and will help drive the network’s growth by implementing new corporate initiatives, developing strategic partnerships and identifying global investment opportunities for the business.

“I could not be more thrilled to welcome Tiffany to the CNBC family,” said Brainch. “As CNBC prepares to extend its business portfolio, Tiffany’s leadership, critical thinking and proven ability to execute will support us as we identify and launch new and exciting opportunities.”

Chow has transitioned to CNBC from NBCUniversal International, where she was vp, EMEA business development based in London. In that role, she led business planning initiatives for investments in several local OTT platforms and digital media assets, as well as the launch of new linear channels.

Prior to joining NBCU, Chow worked at Discovery in their Corporate Development team based in London. Earlier, she worked in M&A for Time Warner (now WarnerMedia) based in New York.