People: Sky PLC (SKYB.L)
Mr. James Rupert Murdoch has been appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Sky PLC. James became Chairman in April 2016, having joined the Board in February 2003. James served as Chief Executive Officer from 2003 to 2007 and as Chairman from 2007 to 2012. James brings significant media sector knowledge and experience through his role at 21st Century Fox. He was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Star Group Limited from 2000 to 2003, and held Non-Executive Director roles at GlaxoSmithKline plc from 2009 to 2012 and Sotheby’s from 2010 to 2012. James was appointed as Chief Executive Officer at 21st Century Fox in June 2015. He also serves as a member of the Board of News Corporation and is a Non-Executive Director of Tesla, Inc., Yankee Global Enterprises, Vice Media, and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Ghetto Film School.
|Total Annual Compensation, GBP||400,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, GBP||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, GBP||--|
|All Other, GBP||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, GBP||400,000|