|Andrew T. Heller|
ARRIS Board Committee: Audit Committee and Compensation Committee
Principal occupation and recent business experience: Mr. Heller is currently a consultant for MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc., a privately-owned company. Mr. Heller was Vice Chairman of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. based in Atlanta, GA until his retirement in 2013. He also served until such time as senior adviser to TBS, Inc. Chairman and CEO Phil Kent on a host of business and corporate strategy-setting issues. Heller joined TBS in 1998. Most recently, he was president of domestic distribution, running the division responsible for the distribution of 10 domestic networks to the cable, satellite and telco industries, and was also responsible for Turner Private Networks. Previously, he was assistant general counsel of Time Warner Cable. Earlier, Heller served as associate counsel and senior counsel, litigation, for HBO.
Other directorships: Mr. Heller is a member of the Board of Directors of Starz. Prior his retirement in 2013, Mr. Heller was Chairman of CTAM (Cable and Telecommunication Association for Marketing) Educational Foundation Board and was a member of the CTAM and Cable Center boards of directors. He is a member of the Advisory Board of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.
Director skills and qualifications: Mr. Heller brings to the board experience and leadership in the evolution of video services to devices everywhere, as well as extensive program content distribution experience.