Inter Miami appoints Xavier Asensi, formerly of FC Barcelona, ​​Business Director

Football club Inter
CF announced this Thursday the hiring of Spanish Xavier
Asensi as your new Business Director.

Asensi joins the team of the American league (MLS) after 10 years with the FC
Barcelona, where he was commercial director and member of the Catalan club’s Management Committee.

In his new position, the Spaniard, who is pending to receive the corresponding visas from the US authorities, will lead the business operations and commercial strategies, and will report directly to the manager and owner, Jorge

“Xavi brings a successful track record with one of the largest clubs in the world. His vision will help drive the growth of our club while supporting our local and business associations,” Mas said in a statement released by the Inter

The brand new hiring of the American club, which has as one of its owners the former English player David
Beckham, began his journey with the FC
Barcelona as manager for the Asia region, where he led the creation and implementation of the business plan in the continent between 2011 and 2013.

Shortly after, he moved to Hong Kong to take charge of the opening of the first office outside the city of Barcelona.

“I am a huge fan of the United States”

“I am very motivated and excited to start this new challenge in my career in South Florida. I am a huge fan of the United States and I think there is no better time to be part of soccer in this country with a young organization with many opportunities ahead “, declared Asensi, in statements included in the press release.

The club of David
Beckham is getting ready for its second season in the Major
Soccer, after a lackluster inaugural season, and after the signing of the Briton Phil
Neville as his new coach, replacing the Uruguayan Diego
AlonsoIn recent weeks he has announced new hires for the team.

Gibbs and Leerdman signed

Last March he announced the incorporation of the defenders Kieran
Gibbs, who in summer will join the team once his relationship with the West
Albion of the Premier
League English, and Kelvin
Leerdam, from Seattle
FC of the MLS.