Broncos welcome new owner to London London Broncos have today welcomed a sizeable investment and new club chairman.
Ian Lenagan, Chairman of the popular Sports Caf� chain, has replaced David Hughes as Broncos' Chairman and the pair have entered an exciting new partnership as joint owners of the club.
Broncos CEO, Nic Cartwright commented:
�This is simply fantastic news for the club."
For David to attract a man of Ian�s pedigree, enthusiasm and standing, says much about our club and about our former chairman."
This will allow us to take even further steps forward as a club.�
Head coach Tony Rea said:
"This is great news for our club.
We are very fortunate to have such great leadership at the top and a tremendous amount of energy right throughout the club.
We're all looking forward to Sunday."
Hughes, who took ownership of the club in 2001, is delighted to have Ian on board:
�We welcome Ian to the club and I am very excited about working with him to take the club to the next level."
We get on well and I think our attributes are very well balanced..�
Ian Lenagan is a lifelong league fan whose business interests outside of the Sports Cafe include a computer company in Milton Keynes. The Broncos new Chairman commented:
�The time is right for me to get highly involved in rugby league. I can see a big future for both the Broncos and for the game here in London."
I know that a lot of hard work lies ahead. I also know that the Broncos have a great team and group of players, a hard working and talented set of off pitch staff, and some of the best fans in the country."
This is a club that has a great feel about it, one that it will be an honour to lead.�
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Thanks to London Broncos website for this news.