UK racetrack operator Arena Racing Company (ARC) has advanced by announcing the appointments of Bradley Hunt as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Alex Slade as General Counsel to strengthen its corporate leadership team.
All executives will work in new roles within a restructured business as part of the new ARC senior management team A proven financial leader in the entertainment industry, Hunt is Collinson Group’s former Finance Director–a supplier of corporate loyalty programmes. Hunt lead financial departments for Cinime, Pias Entertainment Group and Rapp Ltd giving him a wealth of executive experiences.
Bradley will handle the financial affairs of the company and its subsidiary entities in its current remit.
ARC has also announced the hiring of Alex Slade, who joins the organisation from Eleven Sports Network where he previously served as Head of Legal, improving the governance and legal affairs divisions.
In addition to his executive experience, Slade currently serves as the British Judo Association’s Independent Non-Executive Director and is a member of the advisory board of leading international legal publication LawInSport.
Corporate Development Director Kevin Robertson has been appointed executive director (Media and International) elsewhere within the ARC senior management team. Robertson’s responsibilities will include delivering products to online and international partners, and managing ARC subsidiaries including Vermantia and i-neda.
Commenting on the appointments, ARC chief executive Martin Cruddace said: “The appointments of Bradley and Alex represent a significant step forward for ARC as an organisation, as we position ourselves for sustainable, long term growth.
“They will both bring significant strengths and experience to our senior management team, which will be of huge benefit across all areas of the company. We are always striving to approach future challenges head-on and these recent appointments, along with the now complete restructure, will allow us to do this.”