Cricket Holdings America today announced that Neil Maxwell would assume the position of CEO as the project enters its next phase.
Neil will take over as the CEO from Keith Wyness who will retain a strategic advisory role for the project going forward.
Neil Maxwell said: “We are very grateful to Keith for his creative leadership in the initial phase of this project and in helping us achieve the crucial first phase of funding to allow the project to move forward. He will continue to be a very important advisor to us in many areas and we look forward to a long relationship as the project moves through the operational phase to reality.”
Keith added: “I have been pleased to add my experience to this start up and get one of the most exciting sports projects moving from the drawing board to reality”.
Cricket Holdings America will be starting a series of T20 matches on a franchise based competition from June 2013.