Mike Darcey

Mike Darcey

Mike Darcey took up the position of Chief Executive Officer of News UK in January 2013, following 15 years with BSkyB where he was initially Strategy Director and then Chief Operating Officer since 2006. He is a NonExecutive Director and Senior Independent Director of Home Retail Group (which operates Argos and Homebase). Since his arrival at News UK, Mr. Darcey has focused the company’s strategy around distinctive, paid-for bundles to secure a profitable future for News UK’s world-class journalism. He has led the assembly of a portfolio of football video highlight clips covering the English Premier League, Scottish Premiership, FA Cup, Champions League, Europa League and England friendly matches.