Ball joins BT board
June 18, 2009
Tony Ball, the Chairman of Kabel Deutschland and former Chief Executive of BSkyB, has joined the BT Board as a non-executive director.
Between 1999 and 2003 he was Chief Executive of BSkyB plc, where he drove the rapid take up of Sky's digital TV offering. During the past four he has been chair of private equity-owned Kabel Deutschland. He has helped build the company into Germany's fastest growing high-speed broadband provider.