Athletics SA names new CEO

2011-12-14 12:44

Athletics South Africa (ASA) ended its two-year search for a chief executive after Frik Vermaak was unveiled as CEO of the athletics controlling body in Cape Town today.

Vermaak, 53, is a well known athletics commentator, track and field administrator and chairman of the SA Athletics Statisticians organisation.

He is also a former CEO of Computershare South Africa, Allegro Holdings and the V7 Group.

ASA has been without a senior administrator since general manager Molatelo Malehopo was suspended in November 2009.

– additional reporting by Sapa 

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