Jonathan Nelson is Providence Equity Partners chief executive officer and is based in our Providence and New York offices. Mr. Nelson is currently a director of Bresnan Communications, Hulu, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Univision Communications and Yankees Entertainment and Sports Network. Mr. Nelson also serves on the Sony Corporation Supervisory Board. Mr. Nelson founded Providence Equity in 1989. Previously, he was a managing director of Narragansett Capital Inc., which he joined in 1983. At Narragansett Capital, Mr. Nelson specialized in private equity investments in the cable television, broadcasting and publishing sectors. Mr. Nelson received a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts from Brown University. Mr. Nelson is a trustee of Brown University.
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