Advisory Board

SportsPro has developed a comprehensive Advisory Board balancing international rights holders, broadcasters, and technology leaders to shape the format and strategic direction of the event. The support and participation of these industry innovators ensure that we create the content, environment, and ultimate value for each and every attendee.

Rufus Hack

Chief Operating Officer

European Tour

Antony Arena

CEO

Aura

Craig Hepburn

Head of Digital Transformation

UEFA

Jeff Nathenson

Managing Director, International

Whistle

Jon Samsel

SVP, Global Marketing

Verimatrix

Micky Lawler

President

WTA

Matt Pound

Marketing Director

International Table Tennis Federation

Scott Gutterman

SVP, Digital Operations

PGA Tour

Motasem Bawab

Head of Digital

FIVB

Elliot Renton

Senior Director & Head of APAC

Grabyo

Andrew Collins

CEO

Mailman

Nyerr Parham

Director of Brand & Strategy

House of Highlights

Richard North

CSO

RugbyPass

Victoria Cotton

Executive Producer, Live Streaming

BBC Sport

Zach Leonsis

SVP, Strategic Initiatives

Monumental Sports & Entertainment

Martyn Jones

EVP, Japan

DAZN

Elizabeth Stranges

Senior Manager, Sport Partnerships

Twitter

Bhavesh Patel

Group Digital Director

beIN Sports

Rhys Beer

Global Sports Programming Lead

Facebook

Les Wigan

Chief Technology, Operations, and Product Innovation Officer

Foxtel

Carlo De Marchis

Group Chief Evangelist

Deltatre

Andreas Heyden

CEO

DFL

Matt Stagg

Director, Mobile Strategy

BT Sport

Seth Bacon

SVP, Digital

MLS

Sheila Rasu

VP, Marketing APAC

NBA

Charles Kraus

Senior Manager, Product Marketing

Limelight Networks

Anouk Mertens

COO

The ELEVEN Group

Aneesh Madani

Global Head, Digital Partnerships

IOC

Crowley Sullivan

VP & General Manager

UFC

Andrea Ekblad

Partnerships, Acquisitions & Content Strategy

beIN Media Group

Yael Fainaro

EVP Security

Synamedia

Michael Sutherland

Chief Transformation Officer

Real Madrid C.F.

Max Boigon

Senior Director & GM, D2C

NFL

Benedict Scholz

Head of International & New Business

beIN Sports