Toni Bush


Ms. Bush is a Director of Ares Management Corporation. Ms. Bush is currently a Senior Advisor to News Corp. From 2013 to 2022, Ms. Bush served as the Executive Vice President and Global Head of Government Affairs for News Corp. Prior to joining News Corp, Ms. Bush was a partner 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 The News Media Alliance. She also serves on the My Brother's Keeper Alliance Advisory Council and the boards of The J. Antony Lukas Prize Project Awards by Columbia Journalism School and Nieman Foundation, Children's National Hospital and The Economic Club of Washington D.C. Ms. Bush also serves on the boards of directors of Radius Global Infrastructure, Inc. (f/k/a Digital Landscape Group, Inc.) and Ubicquia LLC. Ms. Bush received her B.A. from Wellesley College and her J.D. from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law.