Lisa Stewart Hughes is a commercial litigator and compliance attorney, currently serving as Vice President, Deputy Chief Compliance Officer for NBCUniversal. Since joining NBCUniversal in 2000, she has managed all aspects of the company's business ethics and corporate compliance programs, providing advice, training, risk assessment, and related counseling in a variety of policy areas including FCPA and anti-corruption, conflicts of interest, international trade controls, fair employment practices, insider trading, money laundering prevention, antitrust, privacy, confidentiality and data protection. In addition, she oversees compliance for NBCUniversal's Spanish language division, Telemundo, and supports that organization's domestic and international sales teams and production operations in the U.S., Latin America and Europe.
Prior to joining NBCUniversal, Lisa worked as a litigator at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, LLP in New York and Hogan & Hartson, LLP in Washington, D.C. She serves on the Boards of Directors of the non-profit organizations, Women of Tomorrow Mentor & Scholarship Program and the Embrace Music Foundation. She is a member of the New York City, Florida and National Bar Associations, as well as the Ethics & Compliance Officer Association and the Association of Yale Alumni. She received her B.A. from Yale University and her J.D. from Harvard Law School.
Lisa lives in South Florida and enjoys writing, yoga, travel and hot-air ballooning. She spends as much time as she can keeping up with her 12-year-old chess champion, Stewart.