Jon Ely takes charge at UK Sailing Academy

Jon Ely has been named as new chief executive of the UKSA following David Green’s departure from the academy last month. The former Development Director’s management team will be headed by Finance Director Erica Coldwell and Operations Director Tim Hughes.

Jon said of his new appointment: ‘I feel privileged to be invited to take responsibility for such a successful and dynamic organisation. Together with the UKSA Team, we will focus on working in the community maximising charitable activities and providing the best possible training for maritime careers.