EFL open search for new CEO and Chair

8 March 2019

Debbie Jevans EFL
Photo: Getty Images Debbie Jevans has announced the search for a new CEO and a permanent Chair after which she will resume her board role as Senior Independent Director.

“Thorough review” of governance structures follows controversial broadcast deal.

Interim Chair Debbie Jevans to lead search for new CEO and permanent chair.

James Corbett corbett@offthepitch.com

The EFL has announced plans for a “thorough review” of its governance structures, following a board meeting earlier this week that also confirmed the process for recruiting a new Chair and CEO of the organisation.

It follows the announcement last month that its CEO Shaun Harvey is to step down from his role at the end of a season. The body has been without a chairman since last September when Ian Lenegan stepped down citing “increasing opportunities arising out of his business interests away from EFL specific matters”.

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