José Roberto Marinho (26 December 1955) is a Brazilian businessman and one of the three sons of the deceased communications tycoon Roberto Marinho (1904-2003). José Roberto is the president of Roberto Marinho Foundation and vice-president of Grupo Globo.
José Roberto Marinho was born on 26 December 1955 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Marinho is one of three sons of Roberto Marinho, founder of conglomerate Grupo Globo.
Following the death of his father in 2003, aged 98, he and his brothers inherited control of Grupo Globo, Brazil’s largest media group. Marinho heads up the Roberto Marinho Foundation, the family’s philanthropy arm, which supports educational and cultural causes.