David Collier

  • Collier Not To Continue At Helm Of RLIF

    Former England and Wales cricket board CEO, David Collier has advised he will not renew his contract as CEO with the Rugby League International Federation in May next year. Collier was appointed the first full-time employee of rugby league's international governing body in 2015. “I have thoroughly enjoyed my time in this role and have met and worked with many great people involved with Rugby League. I am convinced that the organisation and the sport is now superbly placed to take full advantag...

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  • RLIF Appoints Collier As Inaugural CEO

    The Rugby League International Federation has revealed that former England and Wales Cricket Board chief executive David Collier OBE is set to become its first CEO. Collier has served two world governing bodies of sport, the International Cricket Council and the International Hockey Federation, and been tournament director at the Commonwealth Games in Delhi as well as working at the ECB for a decade and will begin his new role on April 1. He has also had senior executive management experience in...

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  • US And England Face Play Off To Host 2021 RLWC

    England are set to for a play-off with the United States in a bid to host the 2021 Rugby League World Cup. Rugby League International Federation chief executive, David Collier has revealed that after receiving initial interest from four countries, the shortlist has been reduced to two, with the winner to be announced during the 2016 Four Nations Series in November. Collier declined to reveal the final two but Press Association understands the choice will be made between the Rugby Football League...

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  • RLWC To Expand To 16 Teams In 2021

    ... there will once again be four groups of four, with the top two from each going through to the knock-out stages. “The growth of rugby league internationally is reflected in the expansion of the tournament to four pools of four,” RLIF chief executive David Collier said. “The strength of the 2017 World Cup qualifiers to date, across the continents, has shown a significant increase in playing standard and quality and the newly-adopted international calendar will ensure that teams will have a...

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  • US Bid For 2021 RLWC

    ... following in several major US markets and, should the 2021 World Cup be staged in the United States, American sports fans new to rugby league and who have a hunger for gladiatorial-style sports are going to fall in love with this extraordinary game."   David Collier, chief executive of the Rugby League International Federation, which is due to announce the 2021 venue during the 2016 Four Nations Series being held in England in the autumn, welcomed the US bid. "The RLIF is committed to growing...

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  • David Roberts - Newcastle Falcons

    Newcastle Falcons have appointed David Roberts as commercial director. A co-founder of the Great North Run and Great Run series, David is managing director of sports marketing company, Roberts & Partners Ltd. He has been responsible for a number of projects including the commercial rights to PGA Senior Championships, Hartlepool Tall Ships 2010 and assisting Durham County Cricket Club in their sponsorship requirements, as well as working for Nike Europe as Product Line Manager (Running)....

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  • David McMillan Becomes SRU Non-Exec

    David McMillan has joined the board of Scottish Rugby as an independent non-executive director, with effect from March 1 2017. David McMillan has spent the last 15 years with insurance firm Aviva plc, rising to become chairman, global healthcare and CEO, Europe and India in 2013. The vacancy on the Scottish Rugby board arose following the appointment of Colin Grassie, an existing independent non-executive director, as Scottish Rugby’s new chairman in January 2017, succeeding Sir Moir Lockhead...

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  • RLIF Reviews International Eligibility

    ... Nigel Wood commented: "The board received a report from the chief executive concerning the eligibility rules and the RLIF regulations for international football. The board determined that an immediate review of eligibility rules should be conducted by David Collier, the chief executive of the RLIF, and Andrew Hill, the secretary of the RLIF. "It was further determined that the chief executive should codify all RLIF regulations into a consolidated document for ease of communication to stakeholde...

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  • Face to Face with David Armstrong, Wasps CEO

    Thanks to Global Sports Jobs we bring you a face-to-face video interview with Wasps CEO, David Armstrong where he covers his business background, the circumstances of his appointment and hiring the right people.  See also... Wasps' Armstrong Appointed As World Champs Non-Exec Face-to-Face with...David Armstrong Armstrong Tells Expo Secrets of Wasps Success    ...

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  • Greece Suspended From RLEF

    ... complaint against the HFRL and, in October, Malta Rugby League did likewise after Greece’s decision to forfeit their European Championship C match.  The lengthy RLEF investigation, which included an unannounced fact-finding mission to Athens by RLIF CEO David Collier and RLEF Central & Eastern Europe director Jovan Vujosevic in February 2016, concluded that the HFRL Board had repeatedly misled the RLEF concerning its financial management. “We have concluded the first phase of the proce...

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