East Street Investments completes takeover of Charlton Athletic

2 January 2020

Photo: Getty Images New owners of Charlton Athletic have much to do to make sure the club does not get relegated back to League One.

Charlton Athletic confirm that the purchase of the club by East Street Investments has been completed.

Mads Meisner Christensen mm@offthepitch.com

East Street Investments has completed its takeover of Charlton Athletic, ending Belgian Roland Duchatelet's spell as owner.

A deal with ESI was first announced at the end of November, subject to English Football League approval.

Tahnoon Nimer and Jonathan Heller, the chairman and chief executive of Abu Dhabi Business Development, have joined Charlton as directors, while Matt Southall is the club's new chairman.

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