Glick as the Club's new President of Business, a 30-year veteran in sports marketing and management.
The day-to-day management of Chelsea will now fall under Glick’s purview, and this will include overseeing the club’s worldwide commercial strategy, boosting revenue, improving fan interaction, and providing fans with extraordinary experiences.
“Chelsea is an iconic sports institution, known and admired all over the world. I have been very impressed with the vision and mission of Todd Boehly and Clearlake. They have the Chelsea community at the heart of everything they do.”
Who is Tom Glick?
- Ex-Manchester City chief
- Ex-CEO of Derby County
- In English football, he served on the Football League Board, the FA Council, and the Professional Game Board.
- He also oversaw the creation of MLS’s Charlotte FC.
- Ex-President of the NFL’s Carolina Panthers
- He served in senior marketing positions with the New Jersey Nets and the NBA.
What will he do at Chelsea?
Glick will assume many of the responsibilities previously held by Marina Granovskaia, who resigned from her role of director in June.
He will manage Chelsea‘s global commercial strategy, enhance fan engagement, and create exceptional experiences for the club’s fans.
Stamford Bridge redevelopment plans don’t just look to modernise the club but enhance the way fans consume football, and Glick will play a significant part in that transformation.
Todd Boehly on Tom Glick:
“His skills and experience will be vital as we improve Chelsea‘s key infrastructure, expand the Club’s products and reputation, and find exciting new ways for our loyal supporters to engage with their favourite players.”