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Staff Directory


Chairman: Karl Oyston
Directors: Owen Oyston, Karl Oyston, Kaspars Varpins 
Vice President: J. Armfield CBE 


Manager: Gary Bowyer 
Assistant Manager: Terry McPhillips 
Coach: Andy Todd
Goalkeeper Coach: Dave Timmins 
Fitness Coach: Phil Greenwood
Physio: Phil Horner 
Kitman: John Gee
First-Team Analyst: Nathan Salmon


Academy Manager: Warren Green
Head of Academy Coaching: Ian Dawes
Head of Academy Recruitment: Dave Haworth
Professional Development Phase Coach: John Murphy
Development Phase Coach:
 Matt Blinkhorn 
Foundation Phase Coach: Danny Ventre


Chairman's PA: Dawn Butterworth
Chief Executive:
Sam Oyston
Interim Club Secretary:
Steve Edwards
Financial Controller:
 Rod Dyer 
Head of Media: Stewart Hudson
Ticket Office & Shop Manager: Sarah Nibloe
Stadium/Maintenance Manager: Graham Raby
Lina Sefere
Sophie Lawler-Dickens
Blackpool FC Community Trust Chief Executive: 
Ash Hackett
Ground Safety Officer: Steve Needham 
Groundsman: Stan Raby 
Disability Liaison Officer: Chris Beveridge
Blackpool FC Girls & Ladies: Mac Barlow
Matchday Programme: Stewart Hudson
Youth Administrator: Steve Edwards
Club Chaplain: Rev. Michael Ward 

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Blackpool Football Club Limited is owned by: 
- Blackpool Football Club (Properties) Limited 76.23% 
- VBFA 20% 
- Others (201 Shareholders) 3.77% 

Blackpool Football Club (Properties) Limited is owned by: 
- The Oyston Family 97.34% 
- Others (301 Shareholders) 2.66

VBFA is wholly owned by AS BFFH, which is jointly owned by Valeri Belokon 50% and Vilori Belokon 50%.