last week stepped down as Chairman and director of Cardiff City Football Club in order to embark on new career and business pursuits that require his full attention. Given constraints of time and distance, TG believes he is unable to meet the demands of his position as Chairman and board member of Cardiff City Football Club.Dato’ Chan Tien GheeAs reported,
At this time, Cardiff City Chief ExecutiveSimon Lim at the club, holding this position until further notice. Simon will also continue his Chief Executive duties at the club with the support of the local management team.Acting Chairmanwill step in to the role of
Speaking today, Simon said, “First and foremost, I would like to place on record my utmost respect to Dato’ Chan Tien Ghee for his valued contribution to Cardiff City Football Club over the last three years. TG leaves a legacy that we can all be proud of and should all work hard to see continued.
“My ongoing remit is to work closely with the board and local management team over the final months of the season. With hard work and a collective mind-set from all connected to the club, God willing we will achieve our goals.”
This week Cardiff City Football Club has also appointedStephen Owen-Conwayin the role of Consultant and Special Council. Stephen will provide assistance on the resolution of disputes, alternative dispute resolution processes and legal commercial matters.