|Born||18 July 1962 (age 52)
|Occupation||Businessman, currently Chief Executive of Sky plc|
David Jeremy Darroch (born 18 July 1962) is the Chief Executive of Sky plc (Formally British Sky Broadcasting plc).
He was born and brought up in Alnwick, Northumberland. He is the son of a tax inspector, and the grandson of a miner. He attended Dukes Grammar School (a boys-only grammar school which became Dukes Middle School in 1977) on Hope House Lane in Alnwick.
He studied Economics at the University of Hull.
He worked for Procter & Gamble for twelve years from 1988, eventually becoming European finance director of its (significant) healthcare business.