Peterhead appoint new General Manager

New Peterhead General Manager, Martin Johnston
New Peterhead General Manager, Martin Johnston

Peterhead Football Club have appointed a new General Manager.

Martin Johnston has been chosen to succeed Nat Porter at Balmoor.

Nat is joining the Board of Directors.

Martin comes with a wealth of experience having spent the last eight years as secretary and commercial manager at Formartine FC, for whom he prepared the membership application for the Highland League.

He has also represented Aberdeen FC on the Aberdeenshire and District FA as well as being a member of the SFA International Administration pool.

Martin is a qualified referee having spent 12 years as a senior SFA ref and also has a background in sales and marketing.

Speaking of his appointment, Martin said: “I am delighted to be joining such a professional, ambitious and forward-thinking club such as Peterhead FC.

“I am very much looking forward to working closely with Directors, the team manager, players, sponsors and supporters alike as the club prepares for the new season ahead and beyond.”