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New Burnley chairman has made two more additions to the board

Mon 18 January 2021 | 13:57

Alan Pace has added Dave Checketts and Antonio Davila to the Clarets’ board.




Alan Pace

has brought

Dave Checketts


Antonio Davila

to join with his ALK Capital partners Mike Smith and Stuart Hunt, former chairman Mike Garlick, and John Banaszkiewicz.

Dave Checketts was formerly president of NBA side the New York Knicks and chief executive of Madison Square Garden and is going to officially take up his seat in the summer.

Antonio Davila is a senior academic professor at the business school in Barcelona where pace received a master's degree in international finance.

“I am delighted to welcome Dave Checketts and Antonio Davila to the board at Burnley Football Club, as we establish a strong leadership team to accelerate Burnley’s growth and continue the club’s long-term financial stability,” Pace said.

“Having known both individuals for many years, I know the immense value and expertise they will bring to our organization and the wider business of Premier League football. I look forward to welcoming them to Turf Moor.”

source: SportMob