As Senior Vice President of Content and Business Affairs at the National Basketball Association, Myles Pistorius is responsible for the strategic planning and business affairs of NBA events and experiences on a global basis, structuring, negotiating and managing deals for the events’ development, production and execution. Pistorius also represents the league externally with teams, promoters, governing bodies, city officials and agencies.
Prior to assuming his current role, Pistorius served as Senior Vice President of Events, overseeing the staffing, budgeting, strategic planning and business affairs of the NBA’s global events, including NBA All-Star Games and related events in the U.S., as well as exhibition games and grassroots events in international locations such as Greater China, Europe, Latin America and Africa. Pistorius also spent time as Senior Vice President, Legal & Business Affairs, and served for 13 years as legal and business affairs counsel for the NBA’s events, marketing, production, content distribution and communications groups.
Before joining the NBA, Pistorius was an associate with the law firm of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in New York City, where he focused primarily on mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance transactions.
Pistorius received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. He attended Rutgers University, graduating with a B.A. in political science after completing the Rutgers College Honors Program.