Rowena Samarasinhe Joins PSA Board
Professional Squash Association (PSA) has today announced the
appointment of London-based commercial sports lawyer Rowena Samarasinhe
to the PSA’s Board of Directors.
Samarasinhe has well over a decade of dedicated experience in the sports
industry and is currently the Managing Director of GENSport Limited as
well as a Partner at niche sports, media and entertainment law firm
In addition to those roles, Samarasinhe also serves as a Trustee of the
Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity as
well as an Advisor and Coach at Equiida. Samarasinhe joins Chairman Ziad
Al-Turki as well as Ali Farag, Sarah-Jane Perry, John Nimick, Pablo
Serna, Claudia Schürmann, Michael Puertas and Daryl Selby on the PSA
Board of Directors.
"We are pleased to welcome Rowena onto our Board of Directors," said PSA
Chairman Ziad Al-Turki.
"Rowena has extensive experience in commercial law which will prove
invaluable to our future strategy and operations as we look to grow the
sport and the reach of the organisation around the world.
"We are confident that Rowena’s experience will be a huge asset to the
PSA and I look forward to working with her closely in the future."
Samarasinhe said: "I have always considered the PSA to be a leader in
terms of innovation, fan experience and equality in particular and I am
very excited to be joining at a time when there is so much momentum
behind the sport of squash.
"I look forward to the opportunity to learn from my new colleagues but
most importantly contribute to the growth of such a popular and diverse