Speaker Profile

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

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

Ms. Ruza came to HBO after eight years in private practice at law firms Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton and, prior to that, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz.

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