Michael Angelakis is the Chairman and Chief Executive Office of Atairos, an independent private company focused on supporting growth-oriented businesses across a wide range of industries. In addition to leading Atairos, Michael is a Senior Advisor to the Executive Management Committee of Comcast Corporation, where, prior to founding Atairos, he served as the company’s Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer. In those roles, Michael was responsible for all corporate development, strategic planning, investor relations, venture capital, corporate reporting, taxation and internal audit, and several other financial, administrative and oversight responsibilities. Since joining Comcast in 2007, Michael has been recognized by Institutional Investor magazine as one of America’s Best Chief Financial Officers six out of eight years.
Prior to joining Comcast, Michael served as Managing Director and a member of the Management and Investment Committees of Providence Equity Partners, one of the leading private equity firms investing in technology, media and communications companies around the world. Before joining Providence Equity Partners, Michael was Chief Executive Officer of State Cable TV Corporation and Aurora Telecommunications. He also served as Vice President at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company in New York, where he oversaw one of the bank’s media and communications portfolios. Additionally, Michael spent several years in London developing Manufacturers Hanover’s acquisition finance and merchant banking activities throughout Western Europe.
Michael is a graduate of Babson College and the Owner/President Management Program at the Harvard Business School. He is the Chairman of the Board for the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, is a member of the Board of Directors of Hewlett Packard Enterprises and Duke Energy Corporation, and is also a trustee of Babson College.