By Kevin McCauley
Rebecca Arbogast, managing director at Stifel Financial, is joining Comcast Sept. 19 as VP-global public policy. She will be based in Washington.
Prior to Stifel, where she handled legal and regulatory matters concerning media and technology companies, Arbogast served as chief of the Federal Communications Commission’s international telecommunications unit.
She also worked in the Justice Dept.’s office of legal counsel.
At Comcast, Arbogast will report to Kyle McSlarrow, president of Comcast/NBCUniversal.