Following the announcement that Steven Ward will be stepping down from his position as CEO later this month, ukactive has today (2 April) issued the following update:

The recruitment process for a permanent CEO is set to commence shortly, and the ukactive Executive team is working hard to ensure a smooth transition as we enter an important new phase in the growth of ukactive.

The ukactive Board can confirm that it has agreed with Director of Public Affairs and Research Huw Edwards that he will take up the position of Acting CEO for the interim period until a permanent CEO is confirmed.