Andrea Zappia


Departing KPN chief Ibarra tipped to head Sky Italia

Maximo Ibarra, who has been hotly tipped to replace Andrea Zappia as CEO of Sky Italia, has resigned as chief executive of KPN. According to the Dutch telco’s statement, Ibarra has resigned for pressing family reasons and because he is to move back to Italy to “take up a new executive position”. Ibarra will continue […]

BSkyB completes Sky Europe takeover, rebrands as ‘Sky’

BSkyB has completed its takeover of Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland, with the new combined company to be known simply as Sky. The new company will be listed on the London stock exchange and will be headed by Jeremy Darroch, CEO of BSkyB, with Sky Deutschland CEO Brian Sullivan and Sky Italia CEO Andrea Zappia […]

Telecom Italia to offer Sky Italia over IP

Telecom Italia has signed a deal with Sky Italia that will allow its customers to access the full Sky television offering through its high-speed ultrabroadband service. The offer, which will be available from 2015, will let customers access Sky TV using a My Sky HD decoder, specially created for internet TV. The firms said that […]