The news came as BskyB controversially appointed James Murdoch, son of group chairman Rupert Murdoch, as the company’s new chief executive.
Morley Fund Management will vote against re-appointing Deloitte because of potential conflicts of interest, according to the FT. Deloitte earned just £800,000 from its audit work in the last financial year, but took home £7m for non-audit work.
A spokesperson for Deloitte said it could not comment because of ‘client confidentiality’.
BSkyB could not be reached for comment.
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