Jonathan Hall is a member of the senior Executive Team at The FA.
Until recently Jonathan was Director of Governance at The FA overseeing football administration and regulatory/disciplinary matters. The role of Director of Football Services was established in line with The FA Vision 2008-2012 published on 6 May 2008. In his new role, he oversees all professional game and national game football administration matters, working closely with the Chairs of the Professional Game Board and National Game Board. The work includes overseeing the implementation of The FA’s National Game Strategy and International Relations including coordination of UEFA and FIFA relations and the international development programme.
In his role, Jonathan also represents The FA on the Football League Trust, is one of The FA nominees on the Foundation and is one of The FA representatives on the PFNCC (Professional Football Negotiating and Consultative Committee). Previously Jonathan worked as Secretary and Legal Officer at the Rugby Football Union (RFU) for almost five years under the direction of the RFU Chief Executive, working closely with the RFU Management Board.
Prior to that Jonathan worked for almost five years as a commercial lawyer for International Management Group, a well known sports marketing and management agency. Jonathan has a law degree from Cambridge University and is a qualified solicitor.