Fifa commercial chief Simon Thomas on the impact of Covid-19

As part of a new series of video interviews with senior industry executives, Simon Thomas, chief commercial officer, Fifa, speaks to Europe editor Ben Cronin about the impact of Covid-19 on the governing body’s business operations.

In part one of the interview (above), Thomas discusses the decision by Fifa to make archive matches available for free to its broadcast partners and on its social media channels.

In the second part (below), he speaks about his remit to integrate Fifa’s commercial and digital teams.

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