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Comcast names Dana Strong as new Sky CEO

Wednesday 6 January 2021 | 14:41 CET | News
Sky confirmed that Jeremy Darroch is stepping down as Group CEO after 13 years, to be replaced by Dana Strong, reporting to Comcast CEO and chairman Brian L Roberts. Strong is currently President, Consumer Services for US pay-TV and broadband provider Comcast Cable. 

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