Liverpool FC today announced that Jen Chang will take up the position as the Club's Corporate Relations and Communications Director.

He will take up his new position on Monday 11th June 2012 and will be based in Liverpool.

Chang joins Liverpool from Sports Illustrated where he was the Senior Editor for football-related content at in New York. Previously at ESPN, he was responsible for the day to day content and strategic direction of's football section. Prior to working in media, Chang also had extensive experience in the finance sector working for investment banking and private equity firms.

Jen grew up in England and attended the University of London (Queen Mary). He also has graduate degrees from both Cambridge University (Queens' College) and the London School of Economics.

Ian Ayre, Managing Director said: "Jen brings a depth and range of valuable international communications experience gained over the past 15 years and we are delighted to welcome him to Liverpool.  Jen will join the Club's Executive Management Team and play a key role in supporting Liverpool as we optimize the LFC brand on a global scale." 

Jen Chang added: "I'm privileged to be offered the opportunity to join the Communications Department at LFC, a Club with an unparalleled tradition and heritage. I've been impressed by the vision outlined by the Fenway Sports Group and am honoured to be part of the process as the Club moves forward."