Manager, Finance Viacom Media Networks
Akiko Ikegami is a Finance Manager at Viacom Media Networks (VMN) where she is the primary contact for financial and analytical expertise for the Company’s content distribution across various platforms (Cable, DBS, Telco, Digital, Mobile, etc.). She is responsible for forecasting and budgeting over $1B in revenue. Throughout her three years at VMN, she has taken additional responsibility of DTO and new digital syndication deals.
Prior to joining VMN, Akiko was a Senior Associate at KPMG, primarily auditing large entertainment companies, including NBC and EMI. From her experience with these companies, she was able to find her passion for the media industry.
Akiko graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park with a BS in Accounting and has lived in New York City since. Outside of work, Akiko is passionate about running, traveling, and volunteering. She ran Chicago and Philadelphia marathons in 2011 and after a hiatus, training to run the LA and Pittsburgh marathon in 2014. To combine her latter two interests, Akiko is excited to be a member of the Habitat for Humanity Global Village Volunteer Program in Guatemala later this year.