Jeremy Darroch is the Group CEO of Sky, a position he has held since 2007. Prior to this he was Chief Financial officer for three years. Jeremy started his career at Procter & Gamble where, over 12 years, he held a variety of roles in the UK and Europe before moving to DSG International plc where he was Group Finance Director.
Having worked in senior positions across a range of consumer focused businesses for 25 years he has extensive experience in retail and the consumer sectors. This experience has enabled him to transform Sky into Europe’s leading multi-platform media and entertainment company with best in class customer service. Over his 11 years as CEO, he has tripled Sky’s market value while also driving Sky’s Bigger Picture initiatives and the positive role the company plays in the communities in which it operates.
Jeremy was appointed Non-Executive Director of Burberry Group plc in 2014 where he serves as Chairman of the Audit Committee, a member of the Nomination Committee and from 1 July 2017 as Senior Independent Director. He is a Business Member of the National Centre for Universities and Business and was previously a Non-Executive Director and the Chairman of the Audit Committee of Marks and Spencer Group plc from 2006 to 2013.
Jeremy is also Chairman of Business in the Community, the Prince of Wales’ responsible business network and is a WWF Ambassador.