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Ien Cheng

Adjunct, Class of

Courses Taught: Inventing the Future of Media

Ien Cheng has been a senior media executive and product manager at Google, the Financial Times, and Bloomberg. He combines product, editorial, commercial and technical experience with entrepreneurial creativity, operational management skills, and board-level strategic leadership. His interests include design, human-computer interaction, new business models, and innovative user experiences.

Ien is currently chief of staff of Bloomberg L.P.’s consumer media group, which includes Bloomberg Television, Bloomberg Radio, Bloomberg.com, Bloomberg’s mobile apps, and Bloomberg Businessweek magazine. Previously he was a Product Management Director overseeing all ad products in Europe at Google and Publisher and Managing Editor of FT.com, the Financial Times global website. Ien studied computer science at MIT and English literature at Cambridge University.