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MOXEY JOINS BURTON ALBION BOARD

3 July 2017

JEZ Moxey has joined Burton Albion as a non-executive director.

He brings a wealth of football experience to the board having previously worked at Rangers, Stoke City, Wolverhampton Wanderers and, most recently, Norwich City. He currently represents the Championship on the board of the English Football League and represents the EFL on the board of The Football Association.

Burton Albion chairman Ben Robinson said: “I’m delighted to welcome Jez onto the board. He lives in the Midlands and brings with him a wealth of experience at a number of high-profile football clubs. I’m sure Burton Albion will benefit greatly from his knowledge and expertise.”

Jez Moxey spent five years as general manager of Partick Thistle and then worked with Rangers, before his appointment as Chief Executive of Stoke City in 1995. He was responsible for the construction of, and move to, the Britannia Stadium in 1997.

In 2000, he joined Wolverhampton Wanderers as Chief Executive and became a director of the club, roles in which he remained until August 2016. During his time, Wolves were promoted twice to the Premier League spending three consecutive seasons in the top flight. He also oversaw the development of a £15m state-of-the-art training ground and Academy project in 2014 along with the £22m development of the new North Stand at Molineux in 2012. 

In 2016, he became Chief Executive of Norwich City but resigned in February this year.  

He said: “I'm happy and honoured to have joined Burton Albion and the board and will do whatever I can to assist the club continue its remarkable success story.”


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