Industry Moves

LIV Golf, the controversial new Saudi-backed breakaway golf tour, has announced the hires of two leading sport industry executives to key positions within the organisation

US sports apparel and equipment manufacturer Under Armour is seeking a new chief executive and president following the announcement that Patrik Frisk will depart the company

Operation recently surpassed $14bn in media rights under advisory

Italy’s Ivo Ferriani is set to be re-elected for a fourth term as president of the International Bobsleigh & Skeleton Federation (IBSF) after no other candidates expressed an interest in running for t…

Elevate Sports Ventures, the prominent sports and entertainment consulting firm, has promoted veteran international sports industry executive Prashanth (Shawn) Doss to the role of chief business officer, …

Sports marketing executive Ben Slack has joined World Rugby as the general manager of commercial after almost 10 years with Tennis Australia

Tom Harrison has resigned as chief executive of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB)

Hugh Weber has announced he is stepping down from his role as Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment president this summer after nine years with the organization

Well-regarded figures bring more than 60 years of combined experience to firm

The Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) has appointed Patrick Coyle, formerly of Premier League club Manchester United, as its new chief operating officer.

Supercars has announced the promotion of David Tunnicliffe to head of broadcast

Russia’s Umar Kremlev has been re-elected as president of the International Boxing Association (IBA), a move which has attracted criticism from the International Olympic Committee amid the governing b…

OneFootball, the football-focused streaming and media platform, has made its latest high-profile hire, appointing Peter Silverstone, former chief commercial officer at Arsenal

Scott Bowers and Richard Conway have teamed up to launch Spectacle Partners, a new global advisory firm focused on supporting organisations and brands in the sports and entertainment industries

The SailGP global racing league has topped up its broadcast distribution in a host of rights deals negotiated by the IMG agency

Nordic Entertainment (Nent) Group has appointed Enrique Patrickson as its new executive vice-president and chief financial officer

Nabil Mkarem has returned to the Spring Media agency as senior commercial manager with specific focus on the Mena region