Nick Miligan, who died along with his eight-year-old daughter in a speedboat accident in Cornwall on Sunday, was managing director at Sky Media since 2004. In a statement on its website, Sky said:
"Everyone at Sky is deeply shocked and saddened to learn of the tragic accident involving the Milligan family. Nick has been a great friend and colleague for many years and his loss will be felt across our company and the industry. Our very deepest sympathies are with his family at this time."