Billy Millard: Harlequins appoint Australian as general manager of rugby


Billy Millard will start his role at Harlequins on 2 July

Harlequins have appointed Billy Millard as general manager of rugby.

The 48-year-old will work closely with new head of rugby Paul Gustard and will be responsible for all aspects of off-field rugby operations.

Australian Millard has previously been general manager of USA Rugby and Cardiff Blues.

He has also held coaching posts with the Welsh side, Australian Sevens, The University of Sydney, Melbourne Rebels and Connacht.

“Billy arrives at Harlequins with a wealth of knowledge,” Quins chief executive David Ellis told the club website.