Digital sports activities media specialist DAZN Group has appointed chief income officer James Rushton as appearing CEO.
Rushton assumes the chief govt’s obligations from founder Simon Denyer, who’s taking over a brand new function with DAZN-owner Entry Industries to advise the corporate on new ventures in sports activities.
Denyer has led DAZN because it was first conceived inside Carry out Group, an organization he based in 2007.
“James has been with the organisation for the higher a part of twenty years and brings an enormous quantity of expertise and ability to allow us to ship on our potential,” stated DAZN govt chairman John Skipper. “Simon is an innovator and his abilities will probably be an incredible asset to Entry as that organisation appears to be like to discover new alternatives within the sports activities panorama. We want Simon effectively on this new endeavour.”
Shifting in the wrong way, Entry Industries company director and portfolio supervisor Ed McCarthy will be part of DAZN to assist ship group technique.
“Ed has been working intently with me and lots of senior leaders at DAZN within the final a number of years and is well-equipped to assist us chart a path for future progress,” Skipper added.