Steven Swain to step down as Dish Network’s CFO

Steven Swain to step down as Dish Network’s CFO

Dish Network Corp said its chief financial officer, Steven Swain, will be stepping down from the position from the 22 of August.

The company said, Steven Swain, is leaving Dish Network to become the finance chief at Brookdale Senior Living.

According to his profile, Mr. Steven E. Swain, also known as Steve, serves as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President at DISH DBS Corporation.

Mr. Swain has been Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President at DISH Network Corporation since October 1, 2014. Mr. Swain served as Senior Vice President of Programming at Dish Network Corp. since April 28, 2014 until October 2014.

He was responsible for the acquisition and renewal of programming content, including national network and cable channels, Latino content, local broadcast stations and premium services such as HBO, Showtime and Starz. Prior to joining DISH in 2011 as Vice President of Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis, Mr. Swain spent 10 years at CenturyLink where he served in multiple leadership roles in that organization’s Finance and Network Engineering organizations.

He earned his Bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Wisconsin and his MBA from the University of Chicago.