Alex Berkett

ViacomCBS sets senior leadership ahead of deal closing

CBS has made a round of senior appointments for the merged ViacomCBS group ahead of the merger closing early next month. The business has tapped Viacom exec Alex Berkett to serve as EVP of corporate development and strategy, leading on all of ViacomCBS’ acquisitions, partnerships, investments and joint ventures internationally. Meanwhile, Marva Smalls is to […]

Viacom adds M&A expert to ranks

US media giant Viacom has appointed a mergers and acquisitions specialist to its ranks. Alex Berkett has been named senior VP, corporate development, reporting to CFO Wade Davis. He will lead Viacom’s global corporate development and M&A activity, working with senior executives on partnerships, joint ventures and investments, advising and leading negotiations. Berkett joins fro […]