David joined the Arsenal Board in 1983 and was made Vice-Chairman in the same year. He also rose to Vice-Chairman of the Football Association and has served on numerous UEFA and FIFA Committees.
He was a prime mover when the Premier League was launched in 1992. As Greg Dyke told the Financial Times “David Dein was the most revolutionary bloke I’ve met in football. David Dein created the Premier League, it was his idea."
Last year the Daily Mail published a list of the 50 most influential people in the history of the Premier League and David Dein was in the top ten with people like Sir Alex Ferguson.
**Event date: **Thursday 27th April at 11.00am