Executive Team Bios

Andrew Whitaker
Executive Vice President, International

Andrew Whitaker was named Executive Vice President, International in January 2010 and is responsible for determining the strategic direction and revenue for WWE outside of the U.S. across all business units.

Whitaker joined WWE in 1987 as part of the team delivering television syndication and developing WWE's pay-per-view business. He moved to WWE's international division in 1991, working in live events, international television and the pay-per-view business from WWE's London office, where Whitaker negotiated the largest international television contracts in the company's history.

In November 2007, Whitaker began managing several of WWE’s regional revenue streams internationally and his role expanded as President, International, in January 2009, to include all areas outside of the U.S.

He began is career at NBC in New York, working on shows that include NBC News, Late Night with David Letterman, The Today Show, Saturday Night Live and The Cosby Show.

Whitaker sits on the international program advisory board for the Banff World Television Festival and nextMedia, International Interactive Media Festival. He is a Member of the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

He was listed among Television Business International Magazine's Top 20 Global Achievers of 2004 and the World Screen News' 2006 'Three to Watch'.