Broughton makes key hire at sports fund

first_img Broughton makes key hire at sports fund More From Our Partners Astounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgI blew off Adam Sandler 22 years ago — and it’s my biggest regretnypost.comRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comUK teen died on school trip after teachers allegedly refused her pleasnypost.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgA ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgSupermodel Anne Vyalitsyna claims income drop, pushes for child supportnypost.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgKiller drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.comInside Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’ not-so-average farmhouse estatenypost.comMark Eaton, former NBA All-Star, dead at 64nypost.comWhy people are finding dryer sheets in their mailboxesnypost.comSidney Crosby, Alex Ovechkin are graying and frayingnypost.comFlorida woman allegedly crashes children’s birthday party, rapes teennypost.comMatt Gaetz swindled by ‘malicious actors’ in $155K boat sale boondogglenypost.com980-foot skyscraper sways in China, prompting panic and evacuationsnypost.comBiden received funds from top Russia lobbyist before Nord Stream 2 giveawaynypost.com Tags: NULL Show Comments ▼ KCS-content Share MARTIN Broughton, the former chairman of Liverpool Football Club, has made a key hire at his fledgling investment fund and advisory fund, Sports Investment Partners.Sports Investment said yesterday it is hiring Matthew Wheeler, who was chief executive of Alan Pascoe’s API Group in the 1990s. He then had a four-year stint as the worldwide managing director of Octagon until 2001.In this time he sat on the board of both DC United and Major League Soccer in the US and Eintracht Frankfurt of the Bundesliga in Germany. He developed a reputation for successfully building market leading sports agency propositions.Others involved in the new firm include Broughton’s son Michael and Nic Couchman, a partner at the sports business law firm Couchmans. “Matthew’s experience in both running leading sports businesses and in putting together deals that add value to all parties will be invaluable as we continue to examine potential investments in the sport industry,” said Broughton, who is also chairman of British Airways.Broughton led a dramatic sale of Liverpool to the Boston-based NESV. whatsapp whatsapp Wednesday 1 December 2010 8:23 pmlast_img