AC Milan have appointed Giorgio Furlani to switch Ivan Gazidis as chief government officer subsequent month, the Serie A membership mentioned on Friday.
Milan mentioned on Wednesday Gazidis, who was recognized with throat most cancers final yr, would go away his place on Dec. 5 and would proceed to work till his departure date.
Furlani has been member of the board of the Italian membership since 2018 and can step down from that position earlier than beginning to work as CEO.
“I sit up for working with chairman Scaroni, Paolo Maldini, Stefano Pioli and the remainder of the membership’s management: collectively, I do know that we will obtain better success, on and off the sphere,” Furlani mentioned in an announcement.
U.S. funding agency RedBird Capital joined forces with the house owners of the New York Yankees to finish the 1.2 billion euro ($1.24 billion) acquisition of Milan in August.