Sky UK Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1989

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 32,474

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 16

  • Investments
  • 50

Sky UK General Information

Description

Provider of television broadcasting and telecommunication services based in Isleworth, United Kingdom. The company offers satellite television and pay-TV as well as bundles of broadband and telephony services.

Contact Information

Website
www.sky.com
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Cable Service Providers
Other Industries
Internet Service Providers
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 1 Grant Way
  • Isleworth TW7 5QD
  • England, United Kingdom

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Sky UK Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Sky UK Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
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Cable Service Providers
Isleworth, United Kingdom
32,474 As of 2023
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Sky UK Competitors (6)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Bharti Airtel Formerly PE-Backed Gurugram, India 00000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
AT&T Corporation Dallas, TX 000000 00000 000000000 00 00000
Vodafone Idea Formerly PE-Backed Gandhinagar, India 0000 00000 00000000 00000
Deutsche Glasfaser Private Equity-Backed Borken, Germany 0000 00000 000000000 00 00000
Orange (Telecommunications Service Providers) Formerly PE-Backed Issy-les-Moulineaux, France 000000 00.00 000000000 00.00
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Sky UK Patents

Sky UK Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
EP-4101157-A1 Chroma key apparatus, studio set comprising the chroma key apparatus, chroma key system and method using the studio set Pending 06-Feb-2020 000000000
GB-2608093-A Chroma key apparatus, studio set comprising the chroma key apparatus, chroma key system and method using the studio set Active 06-Feb-2020 000000000 0
GB-2608093-B Chroma key apparatus, studio set comprising the chroma key apparatus, chroma key system and method using the studio set Active 06-Feb-2020 00000000 0
US-20230113016-A1 Chroma key apparatus, studio set comprising the chroma key apparatus, chroma key system and method using the studio set Pending 06-Feb-2020 000000000
GB-201418421-D0 Television display and remote control Active 09-May-2014 H04N21/42224
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Sky UK Executive Team (42)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Stephen Van Rooyen Chief Executive Officer, Sky UK & Ireland and Chief Commercial Officer, Sky Group
Cecile Frot-Coutaz Chief Executive Officer & Chief Content Officer
Barny Mills Chief Executive Officer, Germany, Austria & Switzerland
JD Buckley Chief Executive Officer, Ireland
Dana Strong Group Chief Executive Officer
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Sky UK Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Sky UK Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Sky UK Investments & Acquisitions (50)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Neos (Electronics (B2C)) 20-Apr-2022 0000000000 Electronics (B2C)
ITV (Merit) 20-Aug-2020 000000000 00.000 Buildings and Property
Love Productions 07-Jul-2020 000000000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television 0000 0000
Sugar Films 20-May-2020 0000000000 Movies, Music and Entertainment
Longboat Pictures 09-Mar-2020 Corporate 00.000 Movies, Music and Entertainment 0000 0000
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Sky UK Subsidiaries (10)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Neos (Electronics (B2C)) Electronics (B2C) Isleworth, United Kingdom 2016
Love Productions Broadcasting, Radio and Television London, United Kingdom 0000
At The Races Broadcasting, Radio and Television London, United Kingdom 0000
Sky Italia Broadcasting, Radio and Television Milan, Italy 0000
True North (Broadcasting, Radio and Television) Broadcasting, Radio and Television Leeds, United Kingdom 0000
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Sky UK Exits (16)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
WeTV 08-Apr-2019 00 000000000000000 0000 Completed
  • 8 buyers
My Gator Watch 01-Jan-2019 00000 000.00 Completed
  • 000 00
Bad Wolf 23-Aug-2017 000000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
WeTV 07-Aug-2017 00 000000000000000 00000 Completed
  • 9 buyers
Drone Racing League 12-Jun-2017 Early Stage VC 000.00 Completed
  • 14 buyers
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Sky UK FAQs

  • When was Sky UK founded?

    Sky UK was founded in 1989.

  • Who is the founder of Sky UK?

    Keith Murdoch and Rupert Murdoch are the founders of Sky UK.

  • Who is the CEO of Sky UK?

    Stephen Van Rooyen, Cecile Frot-Coutaz, Barny Mills, JD Buckley, and Dana Strong are the CEOs of Sky UK.

  • Where is Sky UK headquartered?

    Sky UK is headquartered in Isleworth, United Kingdom.

  • What is the size of Sky UK?

    Sky UK has 32,474 total employees.

  • What industry is Sky UK in?

    Sky UK’s primary industry is Cable Service Providers.

  • Is Sky UK a private or public company?

    Sky UK is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Sky UK?

    The current valuation of Sky UK is 000.00.

  • What is Sky UK’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Sky UK is 00000.

  • How much funding has Sky UK raised over time?

    Sky UK has raised $4.17B.

  • Who are Sky UK’s investors?

    21st Century Fox, BT Alex.Brown, Church of England, Deutsche Bank, and Elliott Investment Management are 5 of 9 investors who have invested in Sky UK.

  • Who are Sky UK’s competitors?

    Bharti Airtel, AT&T, Vodafone Idea, Deutsche Glasfaser, and Orange (Telecommunications Service Providers) are some of the 6 competitors of Sky UK.

  • When was Sky UK acquired?

    Sky UK was acquired on 09-Oct-2018.

  • Who acquired Sky UK?

    Sky UK was acquired by Comcast and News Corp.

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