Toni Bush


Ms. Bush is a Director of Ares Management Corporation. Ms. Bush currently serves as the Executive Vice President and Global Head of Government Affairs for News Corp, where she has served in that capacity since June 2013. Prior to joining News Corp, Ms. Bush held various positions at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher, & Flom LLP. During her nearly twenty-year tenure at Skadden, Ms. Bush rose to become the Partner in charge of the Communications Group, representing global media, entertainment and telecom entities in regulatory, legal and transactional matters. Ms. Bush served as Executive Vice President of Northpoint Technology Ltd from 2001 to 2003 where she led legal and regulatory strategy. Ms. Bush also served as Senior Counsel to the Communications Subcommittee of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation where she worked on numerous bills, including the landmark Cable Act of 1992. Ms. Bush currently chairs the board of directors of The HistoryMakers and serves on the My Brother's Keeper Alliance Advisory Council and the boards of the Newseum, Planet World and The Economic Club of Washington D.C. Ms. Bush also serves on the board of directors of Digital Landscape Group, Inc. Ms. Bush received her B.A. from Wellesley College and her J.D. from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law.