Staff Directory

1st August

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Controlling Shareholder & Chairman: Guochuan Lai

Chief Executive: Ron Gourlay

Managing Director (Non-Football): Mark Miles 

Director: Xu Ke

FOOTBALL TECHNICAL BOARD

Chief Executive: Ron Gourlay

Manager: Steve Bruce

Head of Recruitment: Ian Pearce

Director of Medical: Tony Strudwick

Finance Director: Xiao Pu

Academy Manager: Richard Stevens

Director of Communications: Ian Skidmore

Club Secretary: Vanessa Gomm

General Counsel: Barney Ellis

FIRST TEAM STAFF

Manager: Steve Bruce

First Team Assistant Manager: Steve Agnew

First Team Assistant Manager: Stephen Clemence

First Team Assistant Coach: Alex Bruce

First Team Assistant Coach: James Morrison

Goalkeeping Coach: Gary Walsh

CLUB MANAGEMENT

HR Business Partner: Sam Foxall

Head of Venue: Craig Simmonds

Head of Partnerships: Tomasz Chadwick

Head of Marketing: Rachel Smallman

Retail Manager: Teresa Howells

Ticket Office Manager: Jo Barr

Head of Health, Safety and Facilities Management: Chris Harris

Match Day Operations Manager: Steve Poppitt

Head of Strategic Safeguarding: Lisa Reynolds

Head of Operational Safeguarding: Chris Elliott

HONORARY LIFE MEMBERS

Dr Roger Rimmer MB ChB

Tony Hale