Ineos Grenadiers’ deputy group principal Rod Ellingworth will step down from his position on the finish of the yr.
Ellingworth has been successfully working the British group, beforehand often called Team Sky.
Team principal Sir Dave Brailsford had taken on a wider position throughout Ineos’ sporting operations.
Brailsford is about to tackle a key position at Manchester United as soon as Sir Jim Ratcliffe’s buy of a 25 per cent stake within the membership has been accomplished.
A press release from the group mentioned: “The Ineos Grenadiers can confirm that deputy team principal, Rod Ellingworth, will be leaving the team at the end of the year. No further comment will be made at this stage.”
Ellingworth, 51, helped arrange British Cycling’s academy in 2004 with Brailsford.
He joined Team Sky at its inception in 2010 – successful seven Tour de France titles in 10 years.
Ellingworth left to turn out to be group principal of Bahrain-McLaren for the 2020 season, however returned to the Ineos Grenadiers the next yr.