Frédéric Michel

Group Director, Impact Investment & Ocean Ventures, Sky

Frédéric Michel is a Group Director, Impact Investment at Sky plc, Europe’s leading entertainment company, currently heading its newly established project Sky Ocean Ventures which focuses firstly on new technologies and systems innovation designed to help accelerate solutions to ocean plastics.

He was Director of The Bigger Picture which launched the Sky Ocean Rescue campaign in 2018. Frédéric was formerly Executive Vice President, Corporate Reputation and Special Projects at Sky Italia (2015-2017); Senior Adviser to the CEO of Sky Italia and 21st Century Fox (2015-2016); Global Public Affairs Director at Telefonica (2012-2015) and Senior Vice President, Europe at News Corporation (2099-2012).

He is also the Founding Director of the international think-tank Policy Network for the UK Prime Minister’s Office and Founding Partner of the management consultancy Reputation Inc.