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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 04 / 28 / 15

Premiership Rugby side London Wasps announced that JOHN PARKER has joined as group finance director. Parker joins Wasps from Gloucester Rugby, where in his role as finance director & company secretary, he was instrumental in bringing the Rugby World Cup to Gloucester and saw the club...

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