Supporters Direct has a new CEO

Robin Osterley has been appointed Chief Executive of Supporters Direct, the organisation that helps organisations such as Bees United become involved in the ownership and running of their clubs.

Robin, who has been Chief Executive of Making Music, the National Federation of Music Societies, an advocacy and support group for grassroots music organisations takes up the position on 6th May

Brian Burgess, a Lionel Road Director and Chair of SD, commented that Supporters Direct were delighted to welcome Robin, an experienced chief executive with a strong track record of leading a similar national membership organisation. Stating that for this appointment that Supporters Direct have looked beyond the world of football and sport in general to find someone with the skills and experience to drive forward Supporters Direct from the strong platform we already have, adding that the opportunities and the challenges are considerable and the organisation will benefit from having a leader of Robin’s calibre.”

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