The Union’s chief executive Derek Bowden has announced that he will be resigning from his position in order to start a new job at Essex County Cricket Club.
In a statement released on 4 February, the Union stated: “The Trustee Board would like to thank Derek for his hard work during his 18 months in charge, particularly with regard to the reduction in the organisation’s budget deficit.
“The date of Derek’s departure will be confirmed once a successful handover to an interim Chief Executive can be arranged.
Bowden will be taking up the post of chief executive at Essex County Cricket Club early in the season, which officially begins on 10 April.
Speaking to essexcricket.org.uk, he said: “I’m really looking forward to joining the team at Essex and working with them to create the success that Essex Cricket deserves.”