Simon Clare

  • Interview With Head Of BT Sport Simon Green

    Head of BT Sport Simon Green talks to iSportconnect about the broadcaster’s approach thus far, its plans for the future and the innovative way in which it has attempted to cover rugby this season. Please click here to watch the video...

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  • Wigan Marketing Man, Collinson To Leave After 13 Years

    Wigan Warriors announce that marketing director, Simon Collinson, will leave the Club at the end of August. Collinson has spent 13 years with the club having joined from Bradford Bulls in 2004. During his time at the club he has played a major role in shaping the Warriors’ marketing strategy with Wigan consistently recording average attendances in excess of 14,000 since 2006 as well as achieving four of the five highest Super League club attendances of all time. Collinson will leave the Warrio...

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  • Tigers Appoint New CEO

    Leicester Tigers have appointed Simon Cohen as the club’s chief executive officer. Head of rugby operations at the club from 2005, Simon joined the Board of directors in September 2011 in the new position of acting chief operating officer. Previously a sports lawyer and partner at James Chapman & Co in Manchester, Simon has previously represented the England rugby team, Rugby Players Association and British & Irish Lions players. He also set up Rugby Class, a nationwide rugby coaching...

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  • Face-To-Face With... Simon Cohen

    Leicester Tigers chief executive Simon Cohen spoke to us at Rugby Expo 2014 about his all-encompassing role and how the Aviva Premiership club operates as a business model. The interview was conducted in a busy exhibition hall and apologies if any lapses in sound quaity detract from the content in any way.

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  • Orange Fields Sharks Questions On Facebook

    The new chairman of Sale Sharks, Simon Orange of CorpAcq, conducted a video interview on Facebook earlier this week in which he fields questions from fans about his reasons for getting involved and his plans for the club in the future. Please click the link below to watch... Simon Orange Video Interview With Sale Sharks Fans See also.. Kennedy Sells Sharks To CorpAcq...

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  • Keogh Appointed Rugby Players Ireland CEO

    Rugby Players Ireland, the official players’ union for all professional rugby players in Ireland, has announced the appointment of Simon Keogh as chief executive officer. After a thorough recruitment process, the board concluded that Keogh’s leadership skills and considerable experience and achievements in the area of player welfare made him the ideal candidate for the role. Keogh, a Heineken Cup winner with Leinster in 2009 and one of the original signatories in the establishment of the Iri...

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  • Catt Answers England's Call

    Mike Catt will join the England coaching team for the five-match tour of South Africa next month. Catt will leave London Irish after their final Aviva Premiership match with Gloucester Rugby at the Madejski Stadium on Saturday and start work with England on May 7 through to June 30. England head coach Stuart Lancaster said: “Mike has played at the top level and is highly respected. He has done a great job whilst coaching at London Irish and we are looking forward to working with him on this S...

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  • Johnson Appointed As RFL Non-Executive Director

    The Rugby Football League (RFL) has announced the appointment of Simon Johnson as a non-executive member of the sport's independent board of directors. Johnson's appointment was confirmed at the Rugby League Council AGM held in St Helens today. He will replace Maurice Watkins CBE, who has stepped down from the board after three four-year terms as an RFL director. RFL chairman Brian Barwick said: "Simon's wealth of experience in the sports and media industry, together with his widely acknowledged...

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  • Nottingham Change Commercial Team

    Nottingham Rugby chairman Alistair Bow has announced some personnel changes in the club's commercial team as he attempts to free up chief executive Simon Beatham to search for some desperately needed investment. A new operations director has been appointed in the form of Chris Simon, who will be responsible for the day to day off field operations, enhancing the match day experience and commercial sales. He will fulfill the role alongside running his own agency Perfect Motion, which delivers the...

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  • Scarlets promote Easterby to Head Coach

    The Scarlets have announced that Simon Easterby will be their new head coach for the forthcoming season. The former Ireland international had served as defence coach for the welsh region for two years, having played 201 games for Llanelli and the Scarlets since making his debut in 1999. The appointment of Easterby follows the departure of former head coach Nigel Davies to Gloucester Rugby. The club have named Danny Wilson as new forwards coach at Parc Y Scarlets. The Scarlets have also revealed...

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