Wednesday, September 19, 2007


Eggy To Step Back

Been getting reported overnight that Eggy will step back from being the executive chairmean and remain as a non-executive chairman.

The real bank role behind the take over, Bjorgolfur Gudmundsson, will take a more hands on role.

To learn more about BG, this article from a couple of weeks ago is a good read.

Kristjan, an Icelandic member of the yahoo West Ham list posted some comments from Eggie on an Icelandic news site :-

"Scott Duxbury will be taking over the daily running of the club fromEggert.

"When we took over the club last year, it was never my intention totake care of the daily running of the club, 24 hours a day. However,I took that on to begin with. A lot has been going on in recentmonths but we thought this was the right time for us to make thesechanges. In fact I needed some time to breathe. I have been verybusy and now I can concentrate on other things relating to the futurevision of the club."

It adds that Bjorgolfur Gudmundsson, the owner of West Ham will bemore involved in the work of the club in the future."

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