The Baggies earlier this week confirmed the sackings of chairman John Williams and chief executive Martin Goodman, with pressure growing on the side rock bottom of the Premier League table.
The pair have been given notice of termination of their contracts and been placed on garden leave with immediate effect, the club announced on Tuesday.
Following his recent appointment as a director of WBA Holdings, the club’s controlling company, Mark Jenkins will now return as chief executive.
With just one win since he took charge as manager at the Hawthorns, there has been some speculation regarding Pardew’s future at the club.
However, reports suggest Pardew will be given time to turn things around but results must start coming quickly for the Baggies or he too could face the axe.
Uwe Rosler was sacked by Fleetwood following a 3-0 reverse at Doncaster which condemned Town to a seventh straight defeat in all competitions.
Cambridge interim head coach Joe Dunne was pleased with how his side adapted to beat Grimsby 3-1.