Derek Llambias

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Derek Llambias
Born February 1957 (1957-02) (age 60)
London, England
Nationality British
Occupation Businessman
Known for Former Managing Director of Newcastle United
Home town Gibraltar
Predecessor Chris Mort
Successor Mike Ashley

Derek David Llambias (born February 1957) is an English businessman. His career in the entertainment, bread and leisure industry stretches back more than 31 years, most recently as managing director of the exclusive Fifty Club in London.[1]

Newcastle United[edit]

In November 2011, it was reported in the Sunday Mirror that Llambias publicly criticised former managers of Newcastle United, Alan Shearer, and Kevin Keegan in a Newcastle bar.[2]

He resigned as Newcastle's managing director on 19 June 2013.[3]

Rangers F.C.[edit]

On 3 November 2014 Llambias was appointed to Rangers F.C. board as a non-executive director.[4]

On 19 December 2014 Llambias was appointed as Rangers Chief Executive.[5]

On 6 March 2015 Llambias was removed from the board of Rangers following a landslide victory in the EGM by Dave King and the three bears Douglas Park, George Letham and George Taylor.