It’s been well documented that Chase Carey, the right hand man to Rupert Murdoch, holds quite a bit of power at News Corporation. Murdoch has a lot of trust in Carey, at one point saying, “Chase is my partner and if anything happened to me, I’m sure he’ll get it immediately.”
As News Corp. wades its way through the murky waters of the phone hacking scandal, Carey’s role has grown larger than ever, so we’re all getting some insight into what the man is truly like.
- Carey really, really likes sports. He once played rugby and is a “die-hard Yankees and Giants fan.”
- His diet could use some work. “He regularly orders a hamburger and fries during power lunches in News Corporation’s third-floor executive dining room and rides a packed commuter train home to the Connecticut suburbs, often popping a can of Budweiser on the way…”