Appointments Football Leeds United

Leeds United Appoints Former West Ham Managing Director

May 26, 2017

Leeds United announced the appointment to the Board of Angus Kinnear as Managing Director, starting 8th June 2017.

Angus joins the club after spending the past three years as Managing Director at West Ham United where he presided over the Hammer’s move from Upton Park to the Olympic Stadium, growing the season ticket base to over 50,000 and doubling commercial revenue.

Prior to his spell at West Ham, Angus spent a decade at Arsenal as the Gunner’s Director of Marketing, Sales and Partnerships.

During his time with Arsenal, he led the club’s sales and marketing strategy for the Emirates Stadium and the surrounding property regeneration before focusing on growing Arsenal’s brand and commercial interests internationally.

Speaking about the appointment, Leeds United chairman Andrea Radrizzani said, “I am delighted to bring in a Managing Director of Angus’ calibre and experience and on behalf of everyone at Leeds United, I would like to wish him a very warm welcome to the club.

“I have experienced working with Angus in the past and I am confident his commercial experience and management skills will help to bring Leeds United to the next level of engagement for partners and fans.

“I am looking forward to working with him as we drive Leeds United forward into a new era.”

Appointments Football Leeds United