Arsenal CEO Ivan Gazidis to headline Gold Star Luncheon

Arsenal CEO Ivan Gazidis has been confirmed as a special guest speaker at the Gold Star Luncheon in July.

Now an annual event, the Gold Star Luncheon is set to celebrate the Wanderers' first international marquee match against English giants Arsenal on Saturday 15 July. 

Gazidis has confirmed his attendance at the luncheon and will be giving an insight into the business of Arsenal.

He became the Chief Executive Officer of Arsenal FC in January 2009 and previously held the role of Deputy Commissioner of Major League Soccer in the United States.

Gazidis also currently sits on the Executive Board of the European Club Association and is the Chairman of the ECA’s Statutory Affairs Committee. He also represents European club's on EUFA's Professional Football Strategy Council and is a member of FIFA's Player Status Committee. 

Gazidis' attendance is one of many announcements to be made over the coming weeks about guest speakers and attendees at the Gold Star Luncheon.

Early bird tickets are on sale now for the Gold Star Luncheon.