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Event Summary


Linea Connect, in conjunction with The IFT and Tranmere Rovers Football Club are pleased to invite you to attend a Best Practice Showcase Event at Prenton Park, Home of Tranmere Rovers Football Club.  
Overview The event will comprise a tour of Prenton park, followed by a presentation from Mark Pailos - Chairman, Tranmere Rovers Football Club, focusing on Mark’s time as a Senior Partner at PWC, Chief Executive at The Football Association and Chairman of Tranmere Rovers. Click here for more information.


About Mark Palios


A professional footballer (playing 400 League & Cup games) and psychology graduate, who whilst playing developed a successful career as a chartered accountant, ultimately becoming the UK and European Leader for PWC’s Business Regeneration Practice.  In 2003 he was voted Turnaround Financier of the Year by the Turnaround Finance Group and subsequently given a Lifetime Achievement Award.  In July 2003 he became Chief Executive of The Football Association (FA) and was immediately required to resolve The FA’s perilous financial situation.  In 2014 he took a controlling interest in Tranmere Rovers, becoming Executive Chairman.


About Tranmere Rovers


Founded in 1884 as Belmont Football Club, they adopted their current name in 1885.  A founder member of Division Three North in 1921 and a member of the Football League until 2015 when they were relegated, subsequently re-entering the league earlier this year.




 Welcome

 Club tour

 Presentation Part 1 - Establishing PWC’s corporate restructuring practice

 Presentation Part 2 - Turning around The FA

 Presentation Part 3 - Transforming  a football club

 Refreshments & Networking




Date:  Monday 26th November 2018  

Location:  Tranmere Rovers FC, Prenton Road West, Birkenhead, CH42 9PY 

Time:  Commencing at 17:30hrs prompt and finishing at 20:30 hrs

Registration:  Upon arrival please report to the club shop - carpark adjacent 

Places limited - reserve your place today to avoid disappointment

Monday, November 26, 2018 - 17:30
Tranmere Rovers FC Prenton Road West Birkenhead
CH42 9PY