Lancashire Cricket has established the appointment of Andy Anson as the club’s new chairman.Anson will take over from performing chairman Les Platts, who stepped into the role and will begin with instant effect. Platts will return to on the board.
Anson is an internationally linked leader, with expert working at and main world businesses. He is chief at the British Olympic Association accountable for taking Team GB to the Olympic Games.
In this non-executive position, Andy’s function will be to work with the board and to information and aid the chief executive, Daniel Gidney, and workforce to pressure Lancashire Cricket to success on and off the play.
“I do,, feel sorry about that this has come about following the passing of David Hodgkiss in the past this yr and would like to add my condolences to David’s household and these who knew him well.
“He did a job as chairman of the membership and I favor to proceed David’s legacy in our pursuit of making sure Lancashire is the first-class cricket membership in the world, each on and off the field.
“This was \ validated fantastically ultimate Summer when Emirates Old Trafford grew to become one of the first sports activities to host worldwide fixtures behind-closed-doors.
“Having recognised Andy for a variety of years and accompanied his profession with interest, I agree with his information and journey are properly perfect to Lancashire and that, below his tenure as chairperson, he will assist the membership to develop and develop, each on and off the field.”