Industry Moves

Oli Slipper, executive chairman of the Pitch International agency, has today (Tuesday) been named as the next chairman of Surrey County Cricket Club (Surrey CCC), one of the leading teams in English club…

Phil Waugh has been appointed as Rugby Australia’s new CEO, becoming the first former national team player to take up the role.

Marshall Glickman is leaving his role as acting chief executive of Euroleague Basketball after less than a year in the position

Viaplay has announced the resignation of group chief executive and president Anders Jensen as the subscription streaming and linear broadcaster predicts wider-than-expected international losses and curtailed…

FC Diez Media, the IMG-owned business that manages the commercial rights to South American Football Confederation (Conmebol) club competitions, has appointed former Infront and Globo executive Felipe Lazaro…

DAZN, the international sports streaming service and media company, has today (Thursday) announced the appointment of Rachelle Peterson as senior vice-president of global commercial distribution

TJ Adeshola, a key figure in Twitter's sports output in recent years who recently left the social media giant, has been named as an operating partner at Arctos Partners, the US private investment firm

Octagon has announced that it is expanding its rugby business, acquiring global sports management organisation Prosport International's rugby division and naming rugby agent Tom Negri as the head of Octagon…

Ticketing technology company Secutix has hired former Scottish Football Association (SFA) chief commercial officer Chris Rawlings to the new role of business development lead for the UK and Ireland

Women's Sports Group (WSG) has hired BT Sport's experienced broadcast rights executive Rachel Knight as co-managing director

DAZN Group has named Spanish businessman David Hatchwell as the ‘strategic adviser’ to its operations in Spain.

International Tennis Federation (ITF) president David Haggerty will face competition from Dietloff von Arnim when he runs for re-election as head of the governing body in September

Majed Al Sorour, former managing director of LIV Golf, has been named as president of new fan engagement platform

The English Football Association (FA) has begun the search for a commercial and partnerships lead for the Women's Super League (WSL)

Bayern Munich and Ajax Amsterdam have both announced the surprise exits of their chief executives following the end of the 2022-23 league seasons

Scottish Football Marketing, the new commercial arm of Scotland’s football bodies, has named Brendan Napier of multinational brewing company Molson Coors as its first commercial director.

Experienced agency executive Roland Nikolaou has joined IMG Media as vice-president, head of football in the Middle East and North Africa