Mr. Sanchez is a lifelong learner and customer of education. He earned an equivalency exam high school diploma,
followed by a few semesters in community college. He then attained a B.A. in art history and philosophy from the
University of Hartford (‘86); a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from Boston University School of Law (’90); and a Master
of Laws (L.L.M.) degree in tax from Temple University School of Law (’12).
Mr. Sanchez practiced law in the private sector for 30 years. In the early ‘90s, he was an associate the Corporate
Department of Weil, Gotshal & Manges (NYC office), followed by the Corporate Department of Wiggin & Dana
(New Haven, CT). He spent two years working for Atlanta Graphic Solutions (an infrastructure mapping and data
software startup). In 1996, Mr. Sanchez became a partner in a 2-lawyer firm in Stamford, CT, focusing on real
estate, estate planning, and small business clients.
In 2013, Mr. Sanchez began serving on corporate boards. He was a director of Starz from January 2013 until
December 2016, when it merged with Lionsgate Entertainment Corp. (he remained on the Lionsgate board and
served on its Audit Committee until 2021). He was a director of Discovery from May 2017 to April 2022, where he
served on the Finance Committee. He has been a director of Liberty Global (a European fixed and mobile
telecommunications provider) since March 2022, and a director of Liberty Latin America (a Central and South
American and Caribbean fixed and mobile telecommunications provider) since December 2019 (where he chairs the
Nominating and Governance Committee).
In 2020, Mr. Sanchez retired from the private practice of law to increase his focus on board activity. He is a member
of the Development Committee of the Board of the Smithsonian Museum of the American Latino; and was a 2021
Fellow of Latinos for Education. He is also a principal of Golden Keel, LLC, which invests in early-stage media and
technology properties. He is a student of next-generation media and tech production and distribution technologies.