LAFC Welcomes Tyhurst as SVP, Controller

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Los Angeles Football Club and Turnkey Search are proud to announce the hire of Adam Tyhurst as LAFC’s new Senior Vice President, Controller. Tyhurst will report directly to Chief Financial Officer James Bailey. In his new role, Tyhurst will be a key leader in the financial management of the organization including team accounting, consolidated corporate accounting, financial reporting and internal controls and procedures. He will also be tasked with developing a highly efficient, effective and transparent accounting team capable of partnering across the club’s various business lines and supporting future growth.

Tyhurst has extensive knowledge in Accounting and Financial Reporting, Budgeting and Forecasting, Internal Controls, Tax, Treasury Management, Information Systems and Risk Management having previously worked for KPMG, the Kansas City Royals and most recently, Haarslev, Inc. A graduate of the University of Missouri Kansas City (Summa Cum Laude), Tyhurst is also a Certified Public Accountant.


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