Evercore, a global independent investment banking advisory firm, has added Michelle McKenna as a senior advisor with a focus on technology, entertainment and sports.
McKenna brings 30 years of experience in operating roles to Evercore, most recently as chief information officer for the National Football League. During her decade with the NFL, she was responsible for technology strategy and management of the league’s platforms. Previously, she was the CIO of Constellation Energy and Universal Orlando Resort, as well as an executive in planning, finance and technology at the Walt Disney Co.
“Michelle has built an illustrious career as one of the most highly regarded CIOs in the U.S. and brings a strong operating background, unique experiences and a broad set of relationships that will be extremely additive to our technology and media coverage efforts,” says Naveen Nataraj, co-head of Evercore U.S. Advisory.