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The UK Golf Federation Welcomes John Kerr To The Board
John brings a wealth of experience and expertise to The UKGF Board. With a career spanning across numerous roles, including: - CEO at MGO Capital - Non-Executive Director at Notts County Football Club - CTO at Wolong Group - CEO at SNT Group - Plus many more
As current CEO at Royal Norwich, John plays a pivotal role in providing transformational leadership to engage a new audience within golf, while building a premium leisure facility in Norfolk, UK. This includes the planning and implementation of a Gym, Padel Court, and Holiday Lodges as part of the long-term plan for Royal Norwich. The vision reflects his dedication to enhancing the experience for enthusiasts of all levels and backgrounds.
"We are thrilled to welcome John to The UKGF's Board of Directors," said Doug Poole, CEO of The UKGF. "With his exceptional track record, we are confident that John will bring valuable insights and leadership to our organisation as we continue to promote and support golf facilities throughout the UK."
John commented "I am pleased to join The UKGF board and look forward to contributing to the wider growth and development of golf in the United Kingdom. Golf is a sport that holds a special place in the hearts of many, mine included, and I am committed to working with The UKGF team to make it even more accessible and enjoyable for all."
John joins The UKGF Board at a pivotal time for the Federation as it continues to expand its initiatives aimed at providing unrivalled value for its members, improving access to golf courses, and supporting the development of golf facilities around the country.