Ahead of the Combined Counties League season 2023/24 kicking off on the 12th August. Jersey Bulls announce that they will be adding a new board member to their contingent.
Jersey born Ritchie Jeune, a community-focused business leader, has a wide breadth of footballing knowledge gained from ownership and director’s roles in clubs covering England, China, and the United States.
Ritchie established his own international soccer academy, the Future Lions Group, in 2014 to improve prospects for grassroots’ talent across the world and has harnessed his knowledge from founding a global IT managed security company to create a bespoke portal that provides all the necessary tools to evaluate a player’s ongoing psychological, physical, and technical development.
Joining Chairman Russell Le Feuvre, CEO Ian Horswell as well as Kirsten Kilby, Peter Hall, and Laura Robinson, Jeune is a passionate advocate of delivering tailored education for both players and coaches, his aim is to develop individuals and provide them with a pathway to reach their potential.
Chairman Russell Le Feuvre said of the appointment
“Having Ritchie join our board is a testament to the commitment of Jersey Bulls FC to continually strive for progress and offer tangible footballing pathways and development for the island.
As we look to improve on our position from last season on the pitch, we will also explore community-based activities and add more teams to our rostra. We are a volunteer run club, and we are always grateful for the ongoing contributions of our board, players, management team, club volunteers, sponsors, and loyal supporters. There are exciting times ahead for sure.”
Ritchie Jeune added:
“As a Jersey bean I have always kept an eye on the Jersey Bulls and the clubs progress and am delighted to be able to contribute in a meaningful way to the ongoing development and ambitions of the club, as well as deepening my roots in Jersey. The clubs’ values and desire to create footballing opportunities resonate with me personally and professionally and I’m looking forward to celebrating this and other successes in the near future.”