St Kilda Football Club warmly congratulates Andrew Dillon on his appointment as Chief Executive Officer of the AFL.  

On behalf of the club Board, staff, coaches and players, Chief Executive Officer Simon Lethlean wished Dillon every success in the new role. 

“Andrew is an incredibly experienced and respected administrator who will be a fantastic successor, having worked closely for many years alongside Gillon to ensure our game is in great shape," Lethlean said.

Having worked for many years with Andrew, both on the AFL Executive and now as CEO of St Kilda Football Club, I can personally attest to his capabilities and calibre as a leader.

- St Kilda CEO Simon Lethlean

“He is an incredibly diligent and well-rounded operator with extensive industry experience and a passion for our game. His involvement across all portfolios of the AFL industry means that he is very well-placed to take the reins of the competition.

“Again, I want to congratulate Andrew and I look forward to working closely with him in his new capacity."