Tom Mockridge named Chief Executive Officer of News International
James Murdoch has endorsed Mockridge saying he has proven himself. “Tom is an outstanding executive with unrivalled experience across our journalism and television businesses. He has proven himself to be a very effective operator in his time at Sky Italia.
Under his leadership, Sky has grown to become one of the world’s most successful pay TV businesses, reaching close to 5 million homes and launching channels like TG24 which has set a new standard for independent journalism in Italy. I believe that Tom is the best person to move the company forward to a brighter future.” – James Murdoch, Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Chairman and CEO for News Coroporation.