The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday appointed Hemang Amin as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Reflecting on his appointment, BCCI acting president CK Khanna said, " Amin has been instrumental during a pivotal transition period for the IPL. His leadership over the past 7 years has shaped IPL's strategy, laying a strong foundation for future course, improvements and success."
BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary said, "Amin's experience, strong leadership and inclusive management style will further elevate the Indian Premier League and grow engagement among fans around the world."
Meanwhile, IPL Chairman Rajeev Shukla said, " Hemang Amin is a wonderful executive with an incredible breadth of experience and relationships across a variety of markets and our stakeholders. Having worked with him firsthand, I know he will be a fine leader for the IPL and will bring unmatched innovation, passion, and vision to the role."
Amin was most recently Asst. General Manager - Finance, Commercial and Events at BCCI and was recognized for successfully handling the management and operations of world's premier T20 league -IPL. He has been with BCCI for the last 7 years.
Amin will continue to report to BCCI Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Rahul Johri.