Sandy Brown

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President & CEO
ONE World Sports

Alexander “Sandy” Brown is president and chief executive officer of ONE World Sports, a

national sports network delivering exclusive world-class competitions live from around the


Brown is an accomplished executive with a proven track record of leading sports media

businesses for some of the best-run companies in the media and entertainment industries. He

is widely recognized for his leadership in successfully managing multiplatform sportsprogramming

networks for multicultural domestic and international audiences.

Before joining ONE World Sports in 2012, Brown was president of sports for Univision

Communications Inc., the leading Spanish-language media company in the country. He led

Univision’s sports strategy and operations, overseeing sports programming across all platforms.

Brown created and launched Univision Deportes into 15 million U.S. multichannel homes and

spearheaded the network’s landmark 10-year soccer-rights renewal for the CONCACAF Gold

Cup and CONCACAF Champions League.

As managing director of ESPN Asia and managing director of ESPN STAR Sports, Brown launched

ESPN’s business in Asia and oversaw the groundbreaking ESPN Star Sports joint venture. He has

also served as president and chief operating officer of Virtual Spectator; president and chief

executive officer of CNBC Asia; and co-chief operating officer of Worldspace. Brown got his

start in television overseeing all international rights at the National Basketball Association.

Brown’s leadership and expertise extends beyond sports television as he returned Petry

Holding to profitability in just 16 months in his role as president and chief executive officer.

Brown graduated with a B.A. from Washington and Lee University in Virginia. He is a past board

member of the Cable and Satellite Broadcasters of Asia, the Economic Development Board of

Singapore, the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Singapore and the Sentosa Development

Corp. of Singapore.