Liverpool Football Club has appointed Andy Hughes as chief financial officer to lead the club's financial operations.
Andy brings a wealth of global experience to the club having held senior positions at Hilton Hotels and the Cendant Corporation. He originally trained with Ernst & Young and most recently was chief financial officer at Guoman and Thistle Hotels.
Ian Ayre, LFC managing director, said: "Our financial operations are a crucial part of the club's business.
"As we continue with our growth it is essential that we have the right experience in these key positions. Andy has a long track record of delivering successful results in a variety of challenging roles.
"He will be responsible for all of the club's financial management and I am delighted to announce this appointment."
Andy will join the club on Monday, July 8, 2013 and will be part of the club's senior management team.
On his appointment, Andy said: "I am very proud to join Liverpool Football Club - a brand that is recognised all over the world. It's an exciting time to be joining and there is real opportunity to further develop the club's financial operations."