John D. Markley, Jr.


John D. Markley, Jr. was elected to the board of directors of Charter on November 30, 2009. Mr. Markley is Managing Director of Bear Creek Capital Management, an investment firm focused on public and private companies in the communications, media and technology industries. From 2012 to 2019 Mr. Markley was a partner at New Amsterdam Growth Capital, and from 1996 to 2009, Mr. Markley was a partner at Columbia Capital, a venture capital firm. Mr. Markley is a director of Interdigital, Inc. where he serves as the Chair of its governance committee and member of its audit committee. Mr. Markley previously served as Chairman of the board of BroadSoft, Inc. until its acquisition by Cisco Systems, Inc. in February 2018 where he also served on the compensation committee, and as a director of Millennial Media, Inc. from July 2006 to May 2014. Mr. Markley received a B.A. degree from Washington & Lee University and an M.B.A degree from Harvard Business School.