Speaker Profile

Kesari Ruza
Senior Vice President, Legal Affairs / Warner Media Entertainment

Kesari Ruza is SVP of legal affairs at Warner Media and heads up the marketing and consumer experience legal team for HBO, Turner Networks, and HBO Max. Ms. Ruza advises clients and business partners on all aspects of promotional campaigns and consumer touchpoints tied to Warner Media’s streaming products and programs, including negotiating agency agreements, creative and copy clearance, co-promotions, interactive digital and emerging tech, experiential marketing, consumer disclosures, and customer service.

Previously, Ms. Ruza spent eight years in private practice at law firms Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton NY and Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz, where she represented studios, advertising agencies, publishers, and other media companies in both transactional and litigation matters. 

Ms. Ruza is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and Yeshiva University.