Title: Interim CEO; CFO & SVP, Corporate Development and Strategy, TiVo
Years in Cable: 13
Education: Bachelor’s degrees in Economics and Computer Science, Stanford University; MBA, Stanford Graduate School of Business
One Word that Best Describes Me: Thoughtful
Chopra continues to wear lots of hats at TiVo, ably fostering relationships with cable providers and steering the company’s global expansion, which resulted in more than 4 million international subscribers. More recently, he stewarded the launch of the TiVo Bolt product line, oversaw a new partnership with Ness Engineering Software, a strategic relationship with Frontier, and the acquisition of Aereo assets and Cubiware.
What was your first job? Golf caddy
New favorite binge: “Veep”
Hoverboard, driverless car or drone: Driverless car
I watch the majority of programming on this device: Macbook Pro
The technology that will most benefit cable over the next year is… IP video with cloud delivery.
Favorite vacation spot: Any place I’m not working and able to truly be present with my family
My Starbucks order: Tall decaf coffee