Erik I. Moreno is Executive Vice President, Corporate Development and M&A at Sony Pictures Entertainment. He is responsible for developing growth strategies for the studio, identifying potential partnership or acquisition prospects and managing other business opportunities alongside SPE’s senior executive team.
Mr. Moreno is a seasoned M&A and Strategy executive most recently serving as EVP and President of Corporate Development, New Ventures and Investments at Time, Inc. prior to Time Inc., he held a number of key roles including: Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, for Fox Networks Group, co-General Manager of Mobile Content Venture, Director of Corporate Development for eBay Inc., and Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy for Level 3 Communications. Mr. Moreno began his career at Gleacher & Co., a boutique investment bank specializing in Mergers & Acquisitions.
Mr. Moreno was elected to USA Funds’ Board (predecessor to Strada Education Network) in 2011 and currently serves as Chair on Strada’s Investment Committee and also serves on the Compensation Committees. Mr. Moreno also serves on The School of Social Policy and Practice at the University of Pennsylvania (Board Overseer), serves on the West LA College Foundation; and, Coach Art (LA-based non profit) focused on access to children and families who are being impacted by childhood illness via arts, sports and other educational opportunities.
Mr. Moreno is a graduate of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.