Millwall Football Club has announced that Chief Executive Officer Andy Ambler
will be leaving the club to take up a prestigious new position with the Football
Andy is approaching his tenth anniversary at The Den, working closely with
chairman John Berylson for much of that period whilst sitting on the club’s
board of directors.
John said: “Whilst it will naturally be a blow to lose Andy, it is no surprise
that the FA have chosen him to take on this important new role.
He has been invaluable to me personally and to the board over these past ten
years, and under his guidance Millwall Football Club has enjoyed significant
success both on and off the pitch. His will be some very big shoes to fill, but
we already have a first class replacement lined up, who I am confident will
build on all the good work Andy has done.
On behalf of everyone connected with Millwall I would like to thank Andy for his
efforts and wish him all the very best for the future. I sincerely hope we see
him back at The Den from time to time in the future.”
Andy added: “Firstly, I would like to thank John, the other directors and all
the staff at Millwall for all the help and support they have given me during the
I have enjoyed my time at Millwall immensely, and wish everyone at the club and
the fans every success going forward.
Over the next few weeks I will be working tirelessly to ensure that the
transition period leading to the arrival of my successor is a smooth one. The
club is in a very healthy state with an excellent chairman who remains as
dedicated and committed as ever. Under the management of Neil Harris, his
exciting young squad has the potential to return Millwall to the Championship in
the foreseeable future, and I will continue to follow their fortunes with great
In terms of my new position with the FA, it is one I am excited about, and I am
very much looking forward to the new challenge.”
An announcement regarding the appointment of Millwall’s new CEO will be made