Murrayfield Racers confirm important off-ice appointment

Murrayfield Racers are delighted to confirm that Martin Gill has been appointed as Chair of the Board of Directors.

Martin brings a wealth of business knowledge to the Racers, having worked for more than 20 years in the accountancy industry.

He is the Lead Partner for BDO in Scotland, heads up the firm’s Charities Group and possesses significant experience in the healthcare sector.

In addition to his accountancy work, Martin has held numerous voluntary appointments including serving as the Racers’ team manager last season.

Racers Director, Willie Dunn, said: “I’m delighted that Martin will be joining our board.

“He will bring a depth of financial and structural knowledge that will help us grow as a board and a club and we very much look forward to working with him again.”

Martin, who is currently on the Ice Hockey UK board and was previously President of Musselburgh Rugby Club, says he is looking forward to helping the Racers continue to grow.

“I am delighted to be joining the board at this exciting time for the Racers,” he said.

“The first season was a success and I hope to contribute to the next development stage of the organisation.”