Lopez-Balboa was named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Cumulus Media Inc. in March 2020. Lopez-Balboa is a global financial executive with over 30 years of leadership experience, and most recently served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Univision Communications Inc. (Univision), the leading media company serving Hispanic America. At Univision, Lopez-Balboa led the company’s finance organization and was responsible for corporate finance, treasury, risk management, investor relations, financial planning and analysis, audit, tax, procurement, real estate, and corporate business development. He has deep experience in the media sector; prior to joining Univision, Lopez-Balboa was an investment banker working with Telecom, Media and Technology (“TMT”) companies. Lopez-Balboa was a Managing Director at Goldman, Sachs & Co. for more than 20 years where he last led the firm’s TMT Investment Grade Debt Financing business. Prior to that, he worked in the Investment Banking Capital Markets Group at Merrill, Lynch & Co.
Lopez-Balboa is an Emeritus Trustee of the Board of Visitors for the undergraduate college at Columbia University and is a Trustee, Treasurer and member of the Investment Committee for St. Mark’s School in Southborough, Massachusetts. He has served on the board of several not-for-profit organizations. Lopez-Balboa holds an MBA from Harvard University and BA in economics from Columbia University and was a recipient of the John Jay award which recognizes college alumni for distinguished professional achievement.