Armando Nuñez

Advisory, Global Distribution Group at Paramount

Armando Nuñez has served as President and Chief Executive Officer, CBS Global Distribution Group, and Chief Content Licensing Officer, CBS Corporation, overseeing content licensing of CBS-owned programming to domestic and international distribution partners across all platforms. In this role, he has monetized original content that airs on the CBS Television Network, The CW, CBS All Access, SHOWTIME and non-CBS platforms, as well as a large television library. Nuñez also oversees CBS Television Distribution, which produces and distributes industry-leading franchises, such as “Entertainment Tonight,” “Judge Judy” and “Wheel of Fortune.” He played a key role in CBS’s acquisition and management of Network 10 in Australia and CBS channel ventures in the UK and EMEA. Nunez joined CBS to run the Company’s international business in 1999 and has held senior leadership positions in international media for more than 25 years. Nuñez has been recognized as a major television influencer on lists by The Hollywood Reporter, Hispanic Magazine and Variety. Recently, he was honored with Variety’s International Achievement in TV Award and was inducted into the 2019 class of the Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame. Nuñez is a member of the board and co-chair of the global committee of NATPE International, as well a member of the board and executive committee of the International Council of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS).



  • Advisory, Global Distribution Group

    Current role