At The Top

Executive Chairman - Mel Morris CBE

Directors - Stephen Pearce, Roy McFarland

Chief Executive Officer - Stephen Pearce

Chief People Officer - Sarah Edwards

Chief Commercial Officer - Dave Biggar

Club Secretary – Clare Morris

First Team Football Staff

Manager - Phillip Cocu

Assistant Manager - Chris van der Weerden

Specialist First Team Coach - Twan Scheepers

Specialist First Team Coach - Liam Rosenior

Football Coach - Wayne Rooney

Head Goalkeeping Coach - Shay Given

First Team Development Coach - Justin Walker

Academy Football Staff

Academy Director - Darren Wassall

Senior Professional Development Phase Coach - Pat Lyons

Professional Development Phase Coach - Gary Bowyer

Youth Development Phase Lead - Adam Thorley

Foundation Phase Lead - Richard Astle

Medical Staff

Club Doctor – Amit Pannu

Head Physiotherapist - Robin Sadler

Head of Sports Science & Academy Medicine - Luke Jenkinson

Head of Fitness - Steve Haines

First Team Fitness Coach - Shane Nicholson


Head of Senior Scouting & Emerging Talent Development - Joe McClaren

Head of Technical Scouting - Jon Howard

Head of Emerging Talent Recruitment - Harry Croft

Head of Local Recruitment - Jamie Smith


Head of Partnerships - Ashley Peden

Sponsorship Account Manager - Samantha Wilkinson

Digital Partnerships Manager - Laura Mayes

Partnerships Account Executive - Louise Antill

Data Protection

Senior Data Analyst/Data Protection Officer - Mark Thomas


Club DCFC Managing Director - Lisa Biesty

Conference & Events Manager - Hannah Caress

ClubDCFC Senior Co-ordinator - Kate Hook

Marketing and Communications

Director of Corporate Communications - Nick Britten

Head of Marketing - Faye Nixon

Events Manager - Angela Allen

Events Executive & Supporter Liaison Officer – Grace Vivian

Senior Communications Officer - Tom Loakes

Head of Broadcasting - Robin Matthews

Club Ambassadors - Roy McFarland, Roger Davies, Michael Johnson, Marc Edworthy


Retail & Merchandising Manager - Mandy Hollis


Head of Ticketing - Tyrone Harta

Assistant Ticket Office Manager - Kulbir Singh Purewal

Disabled Liaison Officer - Emma Drury


Head of Safety & Operations - Nigel Wood

Head of Security & Safeguarding - Gary Parkin


Head of Finance - Todd Holt

Group Financial Controller - Tom Kidsley


Head of IT Services - Martin Coleman

Community Trust

Head of Community - Simon Carnall

Community Manager - Paul Newman