James Cummings

Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer, WarnerMedia

Jim Cummings is WarnerMedia’s Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources officer. In his role, Jim works with the senior Human Resources and business executives across all WarnerMedia Divisions to develop and implement programs and policies for its global workforce in a rapidly evolving and dynamic industry. Jim’s primary areas of focus include diversity and inclusion, total rewards, talent management, recruitment, and leadership development.

Jim joined WarnerMedia (formerly Time Warner Inc.) in July 2010 as Senior Vice President of Global Compensation and Benefits. Prior to that, he was a Principal in Towers Perrin’s (now Willis Towers Watson’s) Executive Compensation Practice for almost 15 years.

Jim received a B.S. degree in Economics from Stanford University, where he graduated with distinction. Jim continues to be actively involved with Stanford, leading a variety of alumni and fundraising activities. He also attended Oxford University, where he studied International Trade and European Monetary Integration.