NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Univision Communications Inc., the leading Hispanic media company in the
U.S., has appointed Galiya Tleuova EVP of Finance, Chief Accounting
Officer & Corporate Controller, effective immediately. Tleuova, who most
recently served as Senior Vice President, Principal Accounting Officer &
Controller of Time Inc., succeeds Matthew Drucker, who resigned from
Univision. Tleuova will oversee the company’s financial reporting,
budgeting and accounting operations, investor relations, treasury
functions and policies and controls, and will report to Peter H. Lori,
Chief Financial Officer.
“We are thrilled to welcome Galiya to the Univision team. Her
combination of corporate controllership and public accounting
experience, along with her deep knowledge and expertise in global
accounting, financial reporting and corporate development, will make her
a valuable addition to our management team,” said Lori. “Galiya will be
integral in executing our strategic initiatives, and we look forward to
leveraging her financial leadership and understanding of complex
financial matters as we drive continued strategic growth for Univision.
We thank Matt for his contributions and wish him well on his new
“I am honored to join Univision to lead its accounting and financial
reporting departments at this exciting time in the company’s history as
it continues to execute on its strategic transformation and focus on its
core strength: being the best multimedia company for U.S. Hispanic
audiences,” said Tleuova. “I look forward to working alongside such a
talented team and continuing to build upon the company’s commitment to
providing long-term value for our employees, investors and other key
Tleuova has a solid background in financial reporting and analysis,
accounting standards and implementation of new guidance, internal
controls, and SEC compliance. She is also adept at evaluating strategic
business opportunities, integrating new business systems and processes,
and guiding stakeholders through business transformation and change.
In her previous role as Senior Vice President, Principal Accounting
Officer & Controller of Time Inc., Tleuova was a member of the senior
leadership team responsible for the company’s global accounting
operations. Prior to Time Inc., Tleuova spent 16 years at a leading
audit, consulting, tax and advisory services provider, Deloitte. During
her tenure, she progressed through increasing levels of responsibility
in different field offices and practice areas, including Financial
Accounting & Reporting Services, Global International Financial
Reporting Standards & Offerings Services, Mergers & Acquisitions and
Assurance & Advisory. Tleuova serviced large, international clients in
diverse industries such as media, technology, financial services,
healthcare and manufacturing. Prior to joining Deloitte, she was a
Business Analyst at U.S. Bank.
Tleuova holds a Master of International Management degree from the
University of St. Thomas, a Master of Business Administration degree
from the University of North Dakota and a Bachelor of Science degree in
Economics and Management from Kostanai State University. She is a
Certified Public Accountant licensed by the State Boards of Accountancy
of New York, Alaska and Michigan.
About Univision Communications Inc.
As the leading Hispanic media company in the U.S., Univision
Communications Inc. entertains, informs and empowers U.S. Hispanics with
news, sports and entertainment content across broadcast and cable
television, audio and digital platforms. The company’s top-rated media
portfolio includes the Univision and UniMás broadcast networks, as well
as cable networks Univision Deportes Network (UDN) and Galavisión.
Locally, Univision owns or operates 65 television stations in major U.S.
Hispanic markets and Puerto Rico. Additionally, Uforia, the Home of
Latin Music, encompasses 58 owned or operated radio stations, a live
event series and a robust digital audio footprint. The company’s
prominent digital assets include Univision.com,
streaming service Univision Now, the largest Hispanic influencer network
and several top-rated apps. For more information, visit corporate.univision.com.