Young strategy executive is playing key role behind the scenes at Manchester United

14 April 2020

Manchester United
Photo: PA Images A picture from a Manchester United training session back in 2015 at the Aon Training Complex in Carrington.

A former KPMG consultant is working in a strategic role at Manchester United. Only very few clubs are familiar with his position and the tasks it involves.

Ed Woodward has been criticized for not hiring a sporting director, but it seems like Manchester United are organising things differently compared to most other clubs.

Kasper Kronenberg kk@offthepitch.com

Chris Chiang.

Despite being a very influential person at Manchester United, the name probably won’t ring a bell amongst most professionals within the football industry.

But, according to niche media Training Ground Guru (TGG), the 29-year-old is becoming an important figure in the Manchester United hierarchy.

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