Under Armour (UA) Names Patrik Frisk New CEO, Replacing Kevin Plank On January 1, 2020

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Patrik Frisk To Become Chief Executive Officer Of Under Armour On January 1, 2020

October 22, 2019 6:55 AM EDT

BALTIMORE, Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA, UAA) today announced that President & Chief Operating Officer (COO) Patrik Frisk will become the company's Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective Jan. 1, 2020. Frisk, 56, will serve as CEO & President, reporting to Kevin Plank and will join Under Armour's Board of Directors. Plank, having served as Chairman and CEO since he founded the company in 1996, will become Executive Chairman & Brand Chief continuing to lead Under Armour's Board of Directors while focusing on product elevation, amplifying the brand story and stewarding the company's strong team culture.

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