Jonathan Knee

co-author, 'The Curse of the Mogul'

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Co-author of the The Curse of the Mogul: What's Wrong with the World's Leading Media Companies; Senior Managing Director at Evercore Partners and Adjunct Professor and Director of the Media Program at Columbia Business School

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