Liberty Global, Inc. ( LBTYA)

Q2 2011 Earnings Call Transcript

August 3, 2011 10:00 am ET


Mike Fries - President and CEO

Bernie Dvorak - Co-CFO

Charlie Bracken - Co-CFO

Diederik Karsten - MD, European Broadband Business

Mauricio Ramos - President, Chile and Latin America

Balan Nair - CTO

Rick Westerman - IR, PR

Bob Leighton - SVP, Global Programming Business


James Ratcliffe - Barclays Capital

David Joyce - Miller Tabak

Jeff Wlodarczak - Pivotal Research Group

Jason Bazinet - Citi

Hugh McCaffrey - Goldman Sachs

Matthew Harrigan - Wunderlich Securities

Ben Swinburne - Morgan Stanley

Henrik Herbst with Credit Suisse



Welcome to Liberty Global’s Investor Call. This call and the associated webcast are the property of Liberty Global and any redistribution, retransmission or rebroadcast of this call or webcast in any form without the expressed written consent of Liberty Global is strictly prohibited.

At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Today’s formal presentation materials can be found under the Investor Relations section of Liberty Global’s website at Following today’s formal presentation, instructions will be given for a question-and-answer session. As a reminder, this conference call is being recorded on this date, August 3, 2011.

I would now like to turn the conference call over to Mr. Mike Fries, President and CEO of Liberty Global.

Mi ke Fries

Thank you and hello everybody. Appreciate you joining us. I know it's a busy morning in our space. We've got a large number of people on the call with us from management as we normally do. I'll just introduce a few of those, who you'll likely hear from. Bernie Dvorak and Charlie Bracken our Co-CFOs are on; Diederik Karsten, Managing Director of our European Broadband Business; Mauricio Ramos runs Chile and Latin America; Balan Nair, our Chief Technology Officer; Rick Westerman, of course from IR and PR; and then Bob Leighton, he's our kind of Global Programming Business.

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