Trivandi Chanzo have appointed Mick Wright as Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the 5th Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games (AIMAG).
Wright will report to Mr Dayanch Gulgeldiyev, AIMAG Executive Committee Chairman.
Wright was formerly Head of Logistics at London 2012 and Games Services at Rugby World Cup 2015.
Jean Tomlin, CEO of Chanzo said:
In his roles at London 2012 and Rugby World Cup 2015 Mick has consistently demonstrated his ability to ‘deliver brilliant’ and we are delighted to have someone of his ability to lead our team on Ashgabat 2017.
James Bulley, CEO of Trivandi said:
The appointment of Mick as our COO to lead the delivery of this unprecedented challenge of planning and operating a major multi-sport event in less than 500 days is a significant milestone and gives us great confidence that we will deliver a successful Games in Ashgabat.