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Volume 7 No. 109
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Executive Transactions

IEG SVP JIM ANDREWS left the firm on July 2 after more than 30 years with the Chicago-based sponsorship consulting business (THE DAILY). ... NRG Esports, the multi-team organization founded by NBA Sacramento Kings co-Owner ANDY MILLER, hired Endeavor Senior Dir CHRIS MANN as SVP/marketing & partnerships. At Endeavor, Mann represented T-Mobile on several major esports sponsorships. He will report to Miller and NRG President BRETT LAUTENBACH (Ben Fischer, Staff Writer). ... Esports production and events company Gfinity named GRAHAM WALLACE its global COO. Wallace was also appointed to the company’s board of directors. Wallace has served as CFO for IMG Media and MTV Networks Europe. He also was chief financial & administration officer at Man City for four years (THE ESPORTS OBSERVER, 7/12).

MANAGERS/COACHES: EDWARD GALLAGHER was appointed interim head coach of Scottish Women's Premier League side Celtic Women "during the mid-season break." DAVID HALEY stepped down from the role last month after five years in charge, with the side third in the SWPL (BBC, 7/11). ... Senior football Manager MATTIE MCGLEENAN left Cavan GAA "following the All-Ireland qualifier exit at the hands of Tyrone last month." The former Tyrone player replaced TERRY HYLAND as manager two years ago, and Cavan was relegated to Division Two in his first season in charge. Cavan returned to the top flight this year (BBC, 7/12).