The IAAF on Monday announced that CEO Olivier Gers is resigning because of a clash over commercial strategy. Track’s governing body said Gers cited “the pre-existing commercial framework” as a barrier to doing his job. The IAAF has a long-standing global partnership with Japanese agency Dentsu, which runs through 2029.
Name: Olivier Gers
Company: IAAF – International Association of Athletics Federations
Announcement Date: March 05, 2018, 11:00pm
Resignation Date: March 05, 2018, 11:00pm