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JB Perrette

CEO and President,
Global Streaming and Games

JB Perrette serves as CEO and President of Global Streaming and Games for Ժ.

Perrette is spearheading the rollout of Max, the company’s enhanced streaming platform, which launched in the U.S. on May 23, and combines HBO Max and discovery+ content into a unified product. Additionally, he oversees Ժ’s gaming and interactive entertainment business, which includes WB Games’ successful game development and publishing operations for such titles as Mortal Kombat, Hogwarts Legacy, and Batman: Arkham Knight.

Perrette most recently served as President and CEO of Discovery Streaming and International, a global leader in real life entertainment with worldwide distribution in both television and emerging digital platforms. Prior to joining Discovery, Inc. in 2011 as Chief Digital Officer, he spent 11 years with NBCUniversal, ultimately serving as President, Digital and Affiliate Distribution. During that time he played a leadership role in creating and developing Hulu, including serving on its Board for several years.

Perrette received his B.A. from Hamilton College.