New Arsenal CEO - Gazidis
Arsenal have appointed MLS Deputy Commissioner Ivan Gazidis as the new Chief Exceutive of the football club. Gazidis, a South African, will start his role in January 2009. Gazidis' role at the MLS was leading its marketing arm in making strategic decisions for the future of the MLS brand.
Arsenal Chairman Peter Hill-Wood said: “Ivan’s credentials are first class. It is evident that he has a wealth of business acumen together with a broad knowledge of football that will not only help to maintain Arsenal’s pre-eminent standing but enhance our reputation within the football community and international commercial markets.” More. - Sport UK