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Derek Powell

Altman Solon

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As a Director based in Altman Solon’s Los Angeles office, Derek is an expert in the firm’s Media & Entertainment practice, specifically focusing on media technology and operational improvements. Throughout his tenure, Derek has led engagements in the M&E industry and across a variety of functional domains. His recent work has emphasized growth strategy, business performance improvement, and emerging technologies. He previously held senior level roles domestically and internationally at Deloitte, Sony and Warner Bros.  Derek is a former US Air Force officer where he specialized in structural, mechanical, propulsion and satellite integration systems.  He holds an MBA from the University of California, Irvine's Paul Merage Graduate School of Management and a BS degree in astronautical engineering, with military distinction, from the U.S. Air Force Academy. Derek is a Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) and often speaks on the topics related to media content supply chain operations and strategies.  He resides in Los Angeles with his wife and daughter.


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