Sky is a company which provides satellite broadcasting, internet streaming media, broadband and telephone services. The company retails subscription television and communications services to residential and commercial premises. It operates its business through Television, Home Communications, and Sky Business divisions.

Employee Rating

3.6More
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyComcast
HQIsleworth, GB
Founded1990
Websitesky.com
Sky was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Isleworth, GB

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Key People/Management at Sky

Didier Lebrat

Didier Lebrat

Chief Technology Officer
James Conyers

James Conyers

Group General Counsel
Barney Francis

Barney Francis

Managing Director, Sky Sports
Alun Webber

Alun Webber

Managing Director, Product Design & Development
Gary Davey

Gary Davey

Managing Director, Content
Andrew Griffith

Andrew Griffith

COO, CFO
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Sky Office Locations

Sky has offices in Isleworth, Brentwood, Chilworth, Dunfermline and in 14 other locations
Isleworth, GB (HQ)
Grant Way
Brentwood, GB
130 Kings Rd
Chilworth, GB
University Pkwy
Dunfermline, GB
Carnegie Campus
Leeds, GB
2 City Walk
Leeds, GB
Leeds Dock
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Sky Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1990
Sky is a subsidiary of Comcast

Sky Revenue

Sky's revenue was reported to be £13.59 b in FY, 2018 which is a 5.2% increase from the previous period.
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

12.0b12.9b13.6b

Revenue growth, %

20%8%5%

General and administrative expense

4.8b4.8b

Operating expense total

11.0b12.0b12.6b
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

815.0m1.4b2.5b2.1b2.2b1.6b

Accounts Receivable

236.0m319.0m483.0m677.0m842.0m953.0m

Prepaid Expenses

527.0m498.0m

Inventories

548.0m1.0b1.2b1.3b
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

979.0m663.0m691.0m815.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

993.0m972.0m

Inventories

(2.0m)(176.0m)

Accounts Payable

137.0m278.0m
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Sky Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Total Customers

21 m21.80 m22.50 m

Customers (UK and Ireland)

12.70 m

Customers (Germany and Austria)

5 m

Customers (Italy)

4.80 m
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Sky Revenue Breakdown

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Sky revenue breakdown by business segment: 84.2% from Subscription, 6.4% from Advertising, 6.0% from Programme and Channel Sales and 3.4% from Other

Sky revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 19.0% from Italy, 66.6% from UK & Ireland and 14.4% from Germany & Austria

Sky Online and Social Media Presence

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Sky Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sky founded?

    Sky was founded in 1990.

  • Who are Sky key executives?

    Sky's key executives are Didier Lebrat, James Conyers and Barney Francis.

  • What is Sky revenue?

    Latest Sky annual revenue is £13.6 b.

  • Who are Sky competitors?

    Competitors of Sky include BBC, Dish Network and Comcast.

  • Where is Sky headquarters?

    Sky headquarters is located at Grant Way, Isleworth.

  • Where are Sky offices?

    Sky has offices in Isleworth, Brentwood, Chilworth, Dunfermline and in 14 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sky have?

    Sky has 22 offices.