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.

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Parent CompanyComcast
HQIsleworth, GB
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Sky was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Isleworth, GB

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Key People/Management at Sky

Stephen van Rooyen

Stephen van Rooyen

EVP & CEO, UK & Europe
Carsten Schmidt

Carsten Schmidt

Senior Advisor bei Sky Deutschland
Andrea Zappia

Andrea Zappia

VP Sport Channels
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Sky Office Locations

Sky has offices in Isleworth, Vienna, Munich, Dublin and in 2 other locations
Isleworth, GB (HQ)
Grant Way
Vienna, AT
Handelskai 92
Munich, DE
Medienallee 26
Dublin, IE
Burlington Plaza, Burlington Rd, Ballsbridge
Naas, IE
Devoy Quarter
Milano, IT
Via Monte Penice, 7
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Sky Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

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.
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Financial Leverage

6.3 x
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Sky Operating Metrics

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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 Cybersecurity Score

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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 Stephen van Rooyen, Carsten Schmidt and Andrea Zappia.

  • How many employees does Sky have?

    Sky has 25,516 employees.

  • What is Sky revenue?

    Latest Sky annual revenue is £13.6 b.

  • What is Sky revenue per employee?

    Latest Sky revenue per employee is £532.4 k.

  • 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, Vienna, Munich, Dublin and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sky have?

    Sky has 6 offices.