Cartwright and Searle quit the Titans

Confirmation this afternoon that iSelect Gold Coast Titans founder Michael Searle and foundation head coach John Cartwright have stepped down from their positions at the club.

Searle will step down from his role as Executive Director of Football at seasons end and as a director of the board immediately.

Cartwright will coach his last game for the Titans on Monday night when the team takes on the Roosters at Allianz Stadium. He will remain in the club in a non-football role.

A full and detailed statement will be issued later this afternoon.