Eric Tveter is an all-round manager with extensive knowledge and experience in the US, UK, and European cable industry. In May 2009, he joined upc cablecom, a Liberty Global plc company, as CEO. The American citizen was President of UK cable operator Tele- west Global Inc. (2004 to 2006) and held a range of senior management positions at Time Warner Cable, Comcast Corporation and Cablevision Systems Corporation. Tveter was a Non-Executive Board Member of Open TV and formerly served as Chairman of Sightspeed Inc., a video conferencing and communications provider. He has an M.B.A. from Rutgers University, as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Accounting from Long Island University.