COMMUNITY Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Theo Skoumbourdis as Head of Community at Esher Rugby.

His appointment marks the next step in our chapter with the Surrey club, which became a Community Partner in September 2020.

Theo – a first XV player at Esher Rugby – previously worked for the Saracens and London Irish Foundations respectively.

He has delivered across the south east of the country, with experience in rugby coaching from minis to adults, community work, inclusion and disability sport.

Theo Skoumbourdis, Head of Community at Esher Rugby, said: “I am very excited to be joining Community Group. I am looking forward to bringing my skill set in rugby development and inclusion to Esher Rugby and help the club grow in the local community.”

Community Group Managing Director, Simon Price added: “We are delighted to welcome Theo into the team, this is an exciting opportunity for us at Community Group and we look forward to establishing a community engagement programme for Esher Rugby.”

Jeff Smith, Chairman of Rugby at Esher Rugby, commented: “We are pleased to see Theo appointed as our head of community. Theo is also a first team player and we are now looking forward to working with him both on and off the pitch as our community engagement programme develops.”

Community Group specialise in community and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) engagement on behalf of both sports clubs and businesses. Working in partnership with 7 national league rugby union clubs, we have established links with hundreds of schools, thousands of children and many individuals who engage with our clubs across all programmes.

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