It has been announced that EFL Board member Richard Bowker will be joining UK Athletics as Chair-elect from January 2017.Richard has served on the Board at EFL as an independent non-executive director since 2012. His present term runs until June 2018 and he will continue in his role with EFL until then.
Ian Lenagan, EFL Chairman, said: “I would like to congratulate Richard Bowker on his appointment as Chair-elect of UK Athletics. His counsel has been of great value to EFL over the last four years and I am sure UK Athletics will benefit similarly from his extensive boardroom experience.
“We are satisfied that there is no conflict of interest and as a result Richard will continue to serve in his existing role as independent non-executive director of EFL.”