Whitecaps CEO Paul Barber to step down by March
Paul Barber is stepping down as chief executive officer of the
No explanation was given in the MLS club’s news release, which
said Barber’s resignation is effective Feb. 29.
”I am delighted and honored to have served one of North
America’s oldest and most famous soccer clubs and to have played a
part in re-establishing the Whitecaps at the highest level of the
game on this continent,” Barber said in the statement Friday.
The team said chief operating officer Rachel Lewis and president
Bob Lenarduzzi will assume additional responsibilities. Barber, 44,
joined the Whitecaps from England’s Tottenham Hotspur in February