Jun 04, 2015
Saracens appoint new CEO
Following the recent success in the Aviva Premiership Cup Final Saracens Rugby is delighted to announce the appointment of a new CEO.
Heath Harvey (pictured), till recently responsible for all the commercial activities of Club Wembley at Wembley Stadium, brings a wealth of director level sports related experience to a dynamic and ambitious club. As the UK largest sports hospitality business, with an annual turnover of £50m, Harvey has overseen Club Wembley's transformation into one of the most highly regarded and acknowledged sports, music and entertainment destinations.
Commenting on the appointment Saracens Chairman Nigel Wray said: "Heath’s proven commercial success across a wide range of relevant industries at the highest levels combined with an innovative, professional but inclusive approach to management made him an obvious choice for the Board and we are delighted to welcome him into the Saracens family as we continue to build for our long term future.”
Heath Harvey said: "After almost six years at Wembley Stadium it is an enormous privilege to be joining Saracens Rugby Club as CEO.
“It has been my pleasure to have watched Saracens grow their audience of loyal fans, year on year, to reach world record levels, and it is this bold vision and relentless ambition that attracted me to join the club. In both the team and the owners there is a clear desire to innovate and to continually strive to achieve greater success both on and off the pitch. I am delighted to be joining a club of the stature and rich history of Saracens.”