Keyes is Executive Vice President, Business Affairs and General Counsel of Viacom Media Networks. Previously, Keyes was Executive Vice President, Business Affairs and General Counsel of the VMN Music Group (MTV, VH1, CMT and Logo), and, prior to that, he was Senior Vice-President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary of Viacom Inc., responsible for numerous areas including mergers and acquisitions. Keyes has been involved with many of Viacom’s major strategic transactions, and also helped organize Viacom’s legal department’s pro bono activities, and served as general counsel for the Viacom Foundation. Prior to joining Viacom in 2000, Keyes was associated with the law firm of Shearman & Sterling, working in their mergers and acquisitions, specialized finance and arbitration groups, in both their Paris and New York offices. He graduated from Columbia School of Law in 1994 as a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, magna cum laude from Harvard College in 1991, and from St. George’s School in 1987. Prior to that, he attended school in Aix-en-Provence, France. Keyes is a member of a number of professional organizations and was a fellow in The Partnership for New York City’s David Rockefeller Fellowship program. He lives on the Upper West Side of New York City with his wife and three children.