Geoffrey Sands serves as Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy, for Comcast Corporation.  In this role, he is responsible for helping to drive the overall growth strategy at the company, including business opportunities and partnerships.

Prior to joining Comcast, Sands was an independent consultant, advising senior management and boards of directors on strategy, operations, growth, and profitability.  He is an Emeritus Director of McKinsey & Company where he headed the Global Media and Entertainment practice for over 10 years and led the firm’s work with U.S. cable, consumer technology, and media companies, along with global professional development for associate partners.  Before McKinsey & Company, Sands was a lead partner in the Telecom, Media, and Technology Practice at Booz Allen Hamilton.

Sands serves on the boards of directors of the Sundance Institute, Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), and Participant Media.  He received a BA in Economics and Political Science and an MBA from Yale University.