NBA Confirm Boardroom Revamp

By iSportconnect | March 27, 2012

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has announced the promotion of interim NBA Europe vice president Benjamin Morel to the position of NBA Europe senior vice president.

Morel, who has been with the NBA for 15 years, will be based in London and will report to NBA International president Heidi Ueberroth.

In a further positional change, Dan Markham, NBA vice president of media distribution for Europe, Middle East and Africa, will expand his current role to include responsibility for the NBA’s business development efforts in the Middle East, Turkey and Russia.

“Both Ben and Dan are extraordinarily talented and have built a great team that under their direction will continue to grow the popularity of the NBA and participation in basketball throughout the region,” said Ueberroth.