The PCA champions the ongoing interests of professional cricketers in England and Wales with current and past players leading the association since its inception in 1967.

A number of senior positions were formally established in the early years including the role of a Chairman who leads the PCA Board and is the figurehead for past and present players. Have a look at which PCA members have played an influential role in their association over the years…

Meet Our People

Presidents

2018-

Graham Gooch

2016–2018

Andrew Flintoff

2013-2016

David Lloyd

2011-2013

Chris Broad

2008-2011

Sir Ian Botham

1996-2008

Mike Gatting

1994-1996

Jack Bannister

1968-1991

John Arlott

Chairmen

2017-

Daryl Mitchell

2013-2017

Mark Wallace

2009-2013

Vikram Solanki

2007-2009

Dougie Brown

2003-2007

Martyn Ball

1996-2003

Matthew Fleming

1989-1996

Tim Curtis

1984-1989

Geoff Cook

1980-1984

Chris Balderstone

1975-1980

David Brown

1973-1975

Peter Walker

1970-1973

Mike Edwards

1968-1970

Jack Bannister

1967-1968

Roger Prideaux

Vice Chairs

2020-

Heather Knight

2020-

James Harris

Treasurers

  • Jack Bannister 1967-68
  • Mike Edwards 1968-70
  • John Murray 1970-72
  • Norman McVicker 1972-73
  • Mike Smedley 1973-79
  • David Graveney 1979-94
  • Alan Fordham 1994-97
  • Jason Ratcliffe 1997-2002

Secretaries

  • Fred Rumsey 1967-69 (General Secretary)
  • Robert Moore 1969-70
  • Jack Bannister 1970-89
  • Geoff Cook & David Graveney 1989-94
  • David Graveney 1994-98
  • Lawrie Doffman 1998-99

CEOs

  • David Graveney 1998-2003
  • Richard Bevan 2003-07
  • Sean Morris 2008-09
  • Angus Porter 2010-16
  • David Leatherdale 2016-2019
  • Tony Irish 2020-