Liverpool Football Club has appointed Andy Hughes as chief financial officer to lead the club’s financial operations.
Andy brings a wealth of global experience to the club having held senior positions at Hilton Hotels and the Cendant Corporation. He originally trained with Ernst & Young and most recently was chief financial officer at Guoman and Thistle Hotels.
“Our financial operations are a crucial part of the club’s business,” Ian Ayre, LFC managing director, said. ”As we continue with our growth it is essential that we have the right experience in these key positions. Andy has a long track record of delivering successful results in a variety of challenging roles.
“He will be responsible for all of the club’s financial management and I am delighted to announce this appointment.”
Hughes will join the club on Monday, July 8, 2013 and will be part of the club’s senior management team.
“I am very proud to join Liverpool Football Club — a brand that is recognized all over the world,” Hughes said about his appointment. “It’s an exciting time to be joining and there is real opportunity to further develop the club’s financial operations.”