RICKY HATTON has replaced Gareth Williams as CEO of Hatton
Although Gareth will no longer be working full time for the
group he will still be retained as Hatton Promotions legal advisor
In recent months Ricky has proved that he has fully recovered
from depression and taken a hands on role within his
organisation. Late in 2011 he took out a trainers
licence and is overseeing a mushrooming empire which includes a
clothing brand, a private members gym and a TV network.
The flagship company is his boxing outfit, Hatton Promotions who
are the EBU European Promoters of the Year and have produced dozens
of major champions in three years.
Ricky said: "This is just a structural change within the group
and Gareth will only be a phone call away for any issues we
have. Once I officially announced my retirement last summer my
plan was to gradually have a bigger role in our progress".
"My battle with depression was well documented and this is
further evidence that I have bounced back. Gareth is a close,
personal friend of mine and that will continue despite this change
and I cannot thank him enough for the job he has done apart from
Ricky will continue to work closely with Hatton Promotions
Director of Boxing, Richard Poxon and the rest of his experienced