Mr. Robert E. Denham, CPA, is a Lead Independent Director at The New York Times Co., an Independent Director at Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB de CV, a Partner at Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP, a Member at American Bar Association, a Member at The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a Member at The Los Angeles County Bar Association.
He is on the Board of Directors at The New York Times Co., Oaktree Capital Group LLC, Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB de CV, Manpower Demonstration Research Corp., New Village Girls Academy, Good Samaritan Hospital (Los Angeles), New Village Charter High School and The James Irvine Foundation. Mr. Denham was previously employed as an Independent Non-Executive Director by UGL Ltd., an Independent Director by Chevron Corp., a Chairman & Chief Executive Officer by Financial Accounting Foundation, a Chairman by John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, a General Counsel by Salomon Brothers, a General Counsel by Salomon Brothers Asset Management, Inc., a Chairman & Chief Executive Officer by Salomon, Inc., a Member by California State Bar Association, and a Trustee by Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc.
He also served on the board at Alcatel-Lucent SAS, Lucent Technologies, Inc., Wesco Financial Corp. and US Trust Corp.
He received his undergraduate degree from The University of Texas, a graduate degree from Harvard Law School and a graduate degree from Harvard University.