AC Milan hires Casper Stylsvig as new Chief Revenue Officer and James Murray as Chief of Staff with both set to begin duties on 1st March 2019.
Casper Stylsvig joins AC Milan after holding senior posts at Fulham FC, as Chief Revenue Officer, Manchester United, as Head of Sales and Global Sponsorship, and FC Barcelona, where he was Business Development Manager. Casper’s appointment is in line with the CEO’s strategic aim to drive sales and increase revenue through all of AC Milan’s commercial divisions.
James Murray joins AC Milan following a 5-year career as a Head of Business Strategy at Arsenal FC and, formerly, at Accenture. James will help to develop and drive all strategic objectives of the club as it moves into a new era.
Both James and Casper will report directly to former Arsenal CEO Ivan Gazidis, who took over the role of CEO at the Italian club in December 2018, strengthening the current team of managers.
Ivan Gazidis, said of their appointments: “On behalf of the Board and the entire AC Milan community, I welcome James and Casper to the club. They both are outstanding leaders with high-level skills and deep knowledge of football environment. Together with our existing team, they will help drive the club forward, with the excellence and passion that this great club deserves.”
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