Brian J. Farrell was elected by the Board of Directors of THQ to serve as President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chariman of the Board in January 1995. Farrell first joined THQ in April 1991, as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and treasurer. Prior to joining THQ, Farrell was Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Hotel Investors Trust, a New York Stock Exchange company engaged in real estate ownership. He was also previously employed by Deloitte & Touche LLP. Farrell holds a Bachelor's degree from Stanford University and an MBA from the University of California, Los Angeles (ULCA).
Farrell contributed to the "Games for the Rest of the World" panel.