David Williamson has been appointed at Newcastle United Football Club as the new Director of Operations.
David Williamson – new Director of Operations
David, 47, joins Newcastle United from Newcastle Racecourse, where he was the Executive Director for six years. His responsibilities at Newcastle United are said to be wide ranging and will relate to all business-related matters at the club.
Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, David has been resident in the north east for the last 20 years, and he becomes the latest recruit in Newcastle’s new-look management structure that Chairman Chris Mort is continuing to build at the club.
David said today:
“I feel very privileged to be working for Newcastle United.” “I’m delighted that my new role allows me to stay in sport and, just as importantly, to stay in the North East.”
“People in this area have a great passion for sport, particularly football, and my new role excites me no end.”
Newcastle United Chairman Chris Mort commented on the appointment:
“I am sure David will add considerably to the long-term development of Newcastle United.”