Former Flying Fijians captain Simon Raiwalui is the new Fiji Rugby Union General Manager High-Performance Unit.
The official announcement was made this morning at Rugby House by FRU Chairperson Francis Kean.
Raiwalui served as the General Manager for his former French club, Racing Métro 92 and he currently co-manages Stade Français.
Last year the 48-year-old was part of Michael Cheika’s Wallabies coaching staff to the Rugby World Cup.
Raiwalui was one of the six shortlisted candidates for the Flying Fijians coaching job which has been taken up by Vern Cotter.
Former Flying Fijians coach John McKee was an HPU Manager before being the national coach, others that have served in the position before included Tony Thorpe, Mike Ryan and Geoff Webster being the latest.