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Executive Transactions

The Chinese Football Association appointed TOM BYER as Head Technical Adviser for the Chinese School Football program and Official Grassroots Ambassador for the project. Byer and his company will "extend his mission of developing grassroots football in Asia to China" and continue his legacy of being the "Grassroots Guru" of football in the region (WILDEASTFOOTBALL.net, 8/9). ... McLaren Racing CEO MARTIN WHITMARSH said that he "will not stand for re-election" as chair of the Formula One Teams' Association (EUROSPORT, 8/9). ...German Football Federation Financial Services Managing Dir ULRICH WOLTER will become the new Exec Dir of fourth division football club RB Leipzig. Wolter will start his new position on Sept. 10 (SID, 8/8).

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