John Feehan has stepped down as chief government of the Six Nations and British & Irish Lions with speedy impact.
Feehan has held the publish for the previous 16 years, overseeing development in the preferred annual worldwide competitors and a complete of 4 Lions excursions.
The method of appointing his successor is to start shortly with Ian Ritchie and Sir Clive Woodward potential candidates.
“I feel it is time for a change. I have thoroughly enjoyed every minute working in both roles, but the timing is right for me and I’m ready to pursue other interests,” Feehan stated.
“I depart protected within the data that each organisations are in a considerably higher place than once I began and each have a really shiny future forward.
“I want to acknowledge the unbelievable folks I’ve labored with through the years and look ahead to watching rugby as a passionate supporter for a few years to return.”