My One Golden Nugget
Chief Executive at Rugby League World Cup 2021
Jon is the Chief Executive of the Rugby League World Cup 2021, a tournament with a purpose focused on delivering social impact. The event will see men, women and wheelchair athletes compete on the same platform for the first time ever.
Jon commenced his role in February 2018 leaving his post as RFL Director of Projects & People. Jon has been involved in the project since the inception in late 2015 having successfully led the bid for the tournament including a £25m funding award from HM Government.
Jon has worked for the European Gold Tour, The FA, UEFA, Tour de France and has been involved in the last two Rugby League World Cups in 2013 and 2017.
Jon is a member of the UK Sport Major Event Panel.