Comcast Appoints Dana Strong as Sky Group CEO

Comcast Appoints Dana Strong as Sky Group CEO

Comcast Appoints Dana Strong as Sky Group CEO

Comcast has appointed Dana Strong to succeed Jeremy Darroch as CEO of Sky Group.

Strong most recently served as president of consumer services for Comcast Cable, the largest broadband and TV provider in the U.S with nearly 33 million customers. In this role, she was responsible for Comcast’s residential business and has led innovative new product and market launches in broadband, video, home security, and mobile. During her tenure, the company achieved record subscriber and broadband growth and the company’s highest levels of customer satisfaction.

Strong was previously president and COO of Virgin Media in the U.K. and chief transformation officer of Liberty Global as well as CEO of UPC Ireland and COO of AUSTAR in Australia.

Darroch, whose departure was first revealed in December, will become executive chairman of Sky.

More to come.

Written by Oli Coleman