Cliff Crown FCA has been Chairman of Brentford for the past 8 and a half years and on the Football Club’s Board of Directors for 9 and a half years. He has completed his three-year term on the EFL Board as one of 3 representatives from the Championship. He is a member of the FA Council as one of the Premier League Representatives. Cliff has also been a Director of Danish Superliga side FC Midtjylland since 2014 and will shortly take over as interim Chairman with effect from 1 January 2022.
Cliff is a chartered accountant with more than 35 years’ experience in advising commercial owner managed businesses. He acts as Chief Financial Officer and business adviser to a number of companies in which Brentford FC owner Matthew Benham has a financial interest. Cliff is also a long-standing football fan and is seen at most Brentford games up and down the country as well as many others.