ZURICH: FIFA has announced the appointment of the new chief executive officer for the Women’s World Cup 2023 in Australia and New Zealand.

With just over two years to go until the tournament kicks off, former Ironman and Sportfive executive David Beeche has been appointed as the new CEO of the Women’s World Cup 2023 in Australia and New Zealand from 14 June this year and will lead the overall delivery of the tournament, together with the chief operating officers, Jane Fernandez and Jane Patterson.

Jul 14, 2020 16:07
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India has appointed Hemang Amin, chief operating officer of the Indian Premier league, as interim chief executive officer (CEO) in place of Rahul Johri, whose long pending resignation the BCCI finally accepted last week.  Johri was appointed as BCCI CEO in 2016 after the the board mandated head hunting firm Korn Ferry to help in the search for its first-ever CEO. 
Feb 26, 2020 16:02
BURBANK, Calif.: The Walt Disney Company board of directors announced Tuesday that Bob Chapek has been named chief executive officer, The Walt Disney Company, effective immediately. Chapek most recently served as chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products.
Feb 05, 2020 12:02
MELBOURNE: The Australian Sports Commission (ASC) Board has appointed Robert Dalton as acting CEO of Sport Australia for the coming months, replacing Kate Palmer who has departed the role.   Dalton commenced in the role on Monday. Palmer, who had been in the role since 2017, announced her resignation last October, choosing not to apply for an extension to her contract, which expired on January 31.
Dec 12, 2019 20:12
LONDON: Eleven Sports has announced the appointment of Luis Vicente as the group's new CEO. Vicente, who takes up his new role on 15th January 2020, joins the streaming platform from FIFA where, as chief digital transformation & innovation officer, he worked to champion new technologies, gaming, data and content strategies.
Oct 26, 2019 14:10
BERLIN: The DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga has extended the contract with Robert Klein as CEO of Bundesliga International (BLI). Klein joined the DFL subsidiary in May 2017 and was responsible for the sale of the international media rights of the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 as well as for the areas of sponsoring and licensing.
Sep 03, 2019 17:09
NEW DELHI: With the aim of boosting the growth and development on every level, Football Delhi executive committee unanimously approved the appointment of former India TV executive sports editor Samip Rajguru as its general secretary (chief executive) in its executive meeting held on Sunday.  Rajguru, a former player and with 23 years of experience in media, will assume charge from 1st October. 
Jul 13, 2018 16:07
COLORADO:  The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) on Thursday announced the appointment of Sarah Hirshland as its 12th CEO. Hirshland is presenting serving as the chief commercial officer of the United States Golf Association (USGA). She will be replacing Susanne Lyons for the top job. Lyons was the acting CEO since February this year.
Apr 16, 2018 17:04
HYDERABAD: Chennai based Pro Kabaddi franchise Tamil Thalaivas has appointed Viren D’Silva, previously CEO of Kerala Blasters Football Club in the Indian Super League, as chief executive officer.
Mar 27, 2018 17:03
LAUSANNE, Switzerland: The International Hockey Federation (FIH) Monday announced the appointment of its new chief executive officer (CEO), with Thierry Weil set to join the organisation in April. Weil has more than 35 years’ worth of experience as an executive leader and has a proven track record working at the highest levels of sports administration on the global stage.
Feb 28, 2018 14:02
LOS ANGELES: WPT Enterprises, Inc., creator of the World Poker Tour and the premier name in internationally televised gaming and entertainment and a subsidiary of Hong Kong-listed corporation Ourgame International Holdings, Ltd. Tuesday announced a four-year contract extension for CEO Adam Pliska – who has been leading WPT's growth and expansion since becoming president and CEO in 2009.