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Sheik Mohammed Appoints Ferguson To Dubai Role
John Ferguson, a leading cog in the global Darley team, has been appointed by Sheikh Mohammed as vice chairman of a new organization in Dubai, according to thoroughbredtimes.com. Bloodstock & racing manager for Sheikh Mohammed, Ferguson's new role is with Falcon & Associates which will "be tasked with expanding knowledge, support, and strategic thinking in Dubai, so that it may build on its successes to date and fulfill its long-term potential." Falcon and Associates will establish and own, in full or in partnership, media-related businesses "to deepen understanding and appreciation of Dubai's vision both nationally and internationally." Reacting to his appointment, Ferguson expressed the view that the new role would not affect his current role with Sheik Mohammed, however, "Falcon will just help me fill those quiet peaceful moments that are becoming few and far between."