The son of Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who Saturday killed in a helicopter crash, has promised to the life’s work of his father to continue. Did Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha Wednesday in a press release on the website of Leicester City.
“I’m very proud to have such a fantastic father to have had,” said Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha, vice-chairman of OHL, also plays a role in the Belgian football. “The reactions of the supporters and Leicester City made me understand how important my father was to people all over the world. It touches me that so many people are giving him a place in their hearts.”
Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha has been CEO of the Thai investment group King Power, Leicester City and OHL in the portfolio. “My father gave me an important mission. There is a great legacy that I have to pass on. I am planning my father’s life’s work to continue. I will do everything to make his dreams to accomplish.”
Srivaddhanaprabha (60) was killed when the helicopter, which him Saturday as usual at the King Power stadium, picked up things after the league game against West Ham United, crashed. None of the five occupants survived the crash.
The Thai was in 2010 the owner of the modest English club, that in 2016 the whole football world is surprised by the champion of the Premier League. “Nothing would make him prouder than to see how the Leicester City family, each other supports, in such a difficult period”, closed Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha.