Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy has been appointed as an independent non-member director of Cricket West Indies. The decision was taken by the CWI Board during a meeting held on June 17.
Sammy, who led West Indies to back-to-back T20 titles in 2012 and 2016, is one of the three Independent Directors set to be appointed, as per a decision taken on Thursday’s meeting. They will each serve for the next two years.
Sammy joins Trinidadian Attorney Debra Coryat-Patton and Jamaican Surgeon and University Administrator, Dr. Akshai Mansingh, both of whom were re-appointed to serve a second term.
“It is an honour to be appointed as a CWI Director; this is another great opportunity for me to give my best to West Indies cricket in a new way, off the field,” Sammy said on the Windies Cricket website.
‘Excited and thankful’
“All my local, regional and international experiences have prepared me…