When the 47-year-old took over as Victory chairman six years ago the club was running at a loss.
Since then the club has achieved membership records and its highest average attendance, has pushed its commercial interests into Asia and he has become one of the game’s most respected voices.
Victory is Australia’s most profitable soccer organisation — FFA included. He is a passionate soccer fan and is also a successful businessman in his own right.
We could do a lot worse.
Oh that’s right, we are…