Former Italian professional tennis player Andrea Gaudenzi has been appointed as the new Chairman of the ATP from 2020. (geo…
“The ATP has played a central part in my life in so many ways, and to be given this opportunity to serve as ATP Chairman is a true honour,” said Gaudenzi.
“I look forward to overseeing the future direction of the Tour and building on the sport’s global success and popularity at what is unquestionably one of the most exciting times in the history of men’s professional tennis. I’m very thankful for this opportunity and can’t wait to get started in January.”
ATP appoints Andrea Gaudenzi as ATP Chairman, beginning on 1 January 2020.
— ATP Tour (@atptour) October 24, 2019
“On behalf of the players, I’d like to welcome Andrea as the next Chairman of the ATP. As a former player, he has walked in our shoes, and has also become a successful entrepreneur following his playing career.
“He has all the qualities to lead the Tour and we look forward to working together for the benefit of the players and the sport more generally.”