Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Who’s Who in Cricket: Iain Higgins

Must Read

Cricket Namibia: National Men’s Coach Vacancy (Deadline – Feb 15)

Posted: 06 February 2023Link to Apply: https://www.cricketnamibia.com/national-mens-coach-vacancy/ Cricket Namibia is the custodian of all cricket structures and programs in Namibia....

Nofal and Rasemene suspended for breaching CSA code of conduct

Cricket South Africa (CSA) has suspended Northern Cape Heat’s Andrew Rasemene and AET Tuskers’ Malcolm Nofal from first-class cricket...

Cricket Australia: Aaron Finch retires from international cricket

Photo Credit: BCCI Australian Men's T20 Captain Aaron Finch has today announced his retirement from all international cricket, 12 years...

Photo Credit: LinkedIn Profile Photo of Iain Higgins

Profiles

LinkedIn
Twitter 

Career Highlights

Current Roles
Managing Director, ELLVEE (Aug 2022 – Present)

Previous Roles
Head of Event Planning (ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024), USA Cricket (Dec 2021 – April 2022)
Chief Executive Officer, USA Cricket (Aug 2019-Nov 2021)
Chief Operating Officer, ICC (Oct 2015-Aug 2019)
General Counsel, ICC (Jun 2012-Aug 2019)
Head of Conduct & Ethics and Company Lawyer, ICC (Oct 2008 Jun 2012)
Solicitor, Bird & Bird (Nov 2006-Oct 2008)
Solicitor, Hammond Suddards Edge (Feb 2004-Nov 2006)
Solicitor, Cramers Law (Jun 2002-Jan 2004)
Professional Rugby League Player, London Broncos RL (Jan 2002-Jun 2002 & Jun 1997-Sept 1998)
Trainee Solicitor, Hammond Suddards Edge LLP (Jan 2000-Dec 2001)

Bio

Iain Higgins is currently the Managing Director of ELLVEE, a role he was appointed to in August 2022.

Higgins served as the Chief Executive Officer of USA Cricket for over two years from 2019 until the end of 2021. 

Previously, Higgins served the ICC for over a decade, including in key roles such as Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel. 

Higgins is a Cambridge-educated lawyer and Solicitor. He has a Legal Practice Certificate (LPC) from Leeds Beckett University with a distinction. He also achieved a postgraduate certificate in Sports Law from King’s College London in 1998.

Higgins is also a former professional rugby league player, and made 2 international appearances for Scotland. 

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

become a cricexec insider!

Join for free and get:

  • The cricexec “daily briefing” newsletter
  • Exclusive industry reports
  • Invitations to industry events
  • Early access to industry job postings
  • Many other benefits!

Latest News

Cricket Namibia: National Men’s Coach Vacancy (Deadline – Feb 15)

Posted: 06 February 2023Link to Apply: https://www.cricketnamibia.com/national-mens-coach-vacancy/ Cricket Namibia is the custodian of all cricket structures and programs in Namibia....

Nofal and Rasemene suspended for breaching CSA code of conduct

Cricket South Africa (CSA) has suspended Northern Cape Heat’s Andrew Rasemene and AET Tuskers’ Malcolm Nofal from first-class cricket after being found guilty of...

Cricket Australia: Aaron Finch retires from international cricket

Photo Credit: BCCI Australian Men's T20 Captain Aaron Finch has today announced his retirement from all international cricket, 12 years after making his debut.  Having retired...

SA20 League: Betway SA20 selection of special awards

Photo Credit: SA20 League The inaugural Betway SA20 has seen an unparalleled amount of excellent performances in its maiden season. The tournament organisers have therefore introduced...

Melbourne Stars: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Stars selected in Vic Squad

Photo Credit: Melbourne Stars Four players who represented the Melbourne Stars in last year’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander T20 Cup have been selected in...

More Articles Like This

Cricexec Newsletter