Sign Bowen has left Championship membership Reading following the appointment of Veljko Paunovic as manager.
The weak Wales defender, 56, switched from carrying director to manager closing October after Jose Gomes was sacked, with the membership within the relegation zone.
Bowen guided them to 14th self-discipline and security but weak Chicago Fireplace boss Paunovic was brought in on Saturday.
The Royals sigh he was supplied a “unique role interior the restructure” but has chosen to “pursue unique alternatives”.
“I’d purchase to thank Sign for the laborious work he build apart in as manager and the commitment he showed to our first crew affairs sooner than, at some level of and after football’s lockdown situation,” said proprietor Dai Yongge.
“I’d purchase to desire him successfully in his future endeavours.”
In January, Bowen prolonged his contract with the membership till the tip of the 2020-21 season and three months later agreed to defer section of his wage to help the “cash streak situation” at some level of the coronavirus pandemic.
Reading handiest gained twice when the season resumed following lockdown and Bowen’s remaining sport to blame was a 4-1 house defeat by Swansea.
Their first aggressive match of the unique season is at house to Colchester within the EFL Cup first round on Saturday.
Paunovic, will formally desire rate sooner than their first Championship sport at Derby per week later.