About Ben Simpson

Ben Simpson, Head of Digital Communications

Ben Simpson, Head of Digital Communications.

As a former scholar and young professional player at Port Vale FC, with the assistance of PFA, Ben studied for A-Levels whilst at the club and having missed out on a permanent career within professional football, pursued further education at university. After a brief spell working in London, he took the opportunity to join the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) in 2006.

Ben is responsible for the management and on-going development of the PFA’s digital infrastructure which includes: The PFA’s player database, digital communication with the 50,000 strong membership, the PFA's social media output and the Association’s website.