List of Key Western Media Leaders

The Climate Media Coalition believe that about 32 corporate media leaders have the potential power to save humanity and nature from the existential threat posed by the climate emergency.

If they choose to lead the historic transformation of their media corporations into active citzen members of a fourth global media pillar of the climate movement, then truly history may judge them as the crucial leaders who helped save humanity.

The list below is our current view on who those leaders are.


Name Organisation
Rupert Murdoch Fox/News Corp
James Murdoch 21st Century Fox
Geordie  Greig (was Paul Dacre) Daily Mail
Lord Rothermere Daily Mail
Tony Hall BBC
Mark Zuckerberg Facebook
Patrick Soon-Shiongs Los Angeles Times
Jim Kirk Los Angeles Times
Cenk Uygur The Young Turks
Arthur Gregg Sulzberger New York Times
Dean Baquet New York Times
Brian Roberts Comcast
Bob Iger Disney
Leslie Moonves CBS
Richard Edelman Edelman
Alan Polansky Weber Shandwyck
Jack Leslie Weber Shandwyck
Jeff Bezos Washington Post (Amazon)
Martin Baron Washington Post (Amazon)
Robert Dickey Gannett
Steve Rossi Digital First Media
Michael Ferro Chicago Sun Times
Steve Swartz Hearst Communications
Mark Read WPP
Roberto Quarta WPP
Martin Sorrell S4 Capital
John D Wren Omnicom Group
Katherine Viner Guardian Group
Michael Bloomberg Bloomberg LP