The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC), which stages The Championships, Wimbledon, has confirmed the appointment of Michelle Dite as Operations Director, effective 5 May 2020.
Michelle has over 20 years experience in the major events industry working with an extensive portfolio of rights holders, sporting governing bodies and federations, venues, brands and charities.
Highlights include the inception, feasibility and operational delivery of a number of major events including Invictus Games 2014, MLB London Series, Paralympic World Cup and UK School Games.
Since joining Fast Track in 1998, post studying at Loughborough University, Michelle worked with CSM Sport & Entertainment, London 2017 World Athletics and for the last four years has run her own business providing event consultancy services to The Boat Race, Rugby League World Cup 2021, British Cycling, Invictus Games Foundation and the organising committees of Invictus Games Sydney 2018 and The Hague 2020.
Dite will report to Sally Bolton OBE, taking on many of Bolton’s current responsibilities as she prepares to transition to the role of Chief Executive on 1 August 2020.