2021 Judges

Leicester City FC

Jade Morgan

General Manager

World Rugby

Alan Gilpin

Chief Operating Officer & Head of Rugby World Cup

Amazon

Charlie Neiman

Head of Sports Partnerships, Amazon Prime Video

ATP TOUR

Alison Lee

Executive Vice President, International Region & Challenger Tour

FIFA

Benjamin Stoll

Director of Strategic Alliances & Innovation

Onside Law

Kate Bosomworth

Non-Executive Chair

Nielsen Sports

Spencer Nolan

Managing Director – UK, Ireland, Middle East, North Africa, Pakistan & India

NFLPA

Teri Patterson Smith

Acting Chief Operating Officer

Heineken

Benjamin Blanco

Global Sponsorship Lead

BBC

Yasir Mirza

Head of Inclusion & Diversity

The Football Association

Charlene Nyantekyi

General Manager, Club Wembley

NASCAR

Brian Herbst

Senior Vice President, Media and Productions

Y-Sport

Sally Horrox

Managing Partner

Paralympics Australia

Lynne Anderson

Chief Executive Officer

Chicago Bulls

Dan Moriarty

Senior Director of Digital

UEFA

Daniel Marion

Chief of Information and Communication Technology

London Sport

Tove Okunniwa

Chief Executive Officer

BT Sport

Jamie Hindhaugh

COO

Guinevere Capital

David Harris

Managing Director

Women in Football

Ebru Koksal

Chair

TAG Heuer

Elie Barnes

Global Brand Director

Rugby Football Union

Ewan Turney

Head of Marketing

FIBA Media & Marketing

Frank Leenders

Director General

British Olympic Assosication

Juliet Slot

Non-Executive Director

Heineken

Hans Erik Tuijt

Global Heineken Sponsorships Director

Aspire Zone Foundation

Kamel Badawy

Business Management and Intelligence Director

Luis Vicente

NBA

Mark Osikoya

Associate VP – Global Partnerships

NFL

Damani Leech

Chief Operating Officer, International

Harris Blitzer Sports and Entertainment

Lara Toscani Weems

Vice President, Corporate Communications

Everton

Denise Barret-Baxendale

CEO

PepsiCo

Mark Kirkham

Vice President & GM, Sports Nutrition & Juice, Global Beverages Group

ByteDance

Harish Sarma

Director, Global Strategic Partnerships, Americas and Oceania

Lucozade Ribena Suntory

Matt Riches

Head of Partnerships

European Tour and Ryder Cup Europe

Michael Cole

Chief Technology Officer

Olympic Channel

Benny Bonsu

Director of Daily Content

BBC Worldwide

Philip Bernie

Head of BBC TV Sport

Sport by Fort Consulting

Ricardo Fort

Founder

Aston Martin F1 Team

Rob Bloom

Chief Marketing Officer

Red Bull Media House

Sharon Fuller

Global Head of Central Content Creation

Elevate Sports Ventures

Shawn Doss

Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing

NASCAR

Tim Clark

Senior Vice President & Chief Digital Officer

The Jockey Club

Alex Goldschmidt

Director of Partnerships

AFC

Colin Gibson

Former Director of Media and Communications 

TTG Canada

Andrea Shaw

Founder and Managing Partner

FIFPRO

Amanda Vandervort

Former Chief Women’s Football Officer

Sky Sports and Sky News

David Gibbs

Group Content & Advertising Products

Celtic Football Club

Kerry Keenan

Head of Marketing & Multimedia

IRONMAN

Louise Ravenscroft

Director of Partnership Management & Activation EMEA

Travel Places

Matt Warren

Managing Director

Sportsology

Irina Pavlova

Strategic Advisor

Coca-Cola Company

Pablo Kennedy

Senior Director, Global Sponsorship Marketing

England Rugby

Simon Massie-Taylor

Chief Commercial and Marketing Officer

Arsenal FC

Tom McCann

Premium & Venue Experience Director

International Tennis Federation

Heather Bowler

Executive Director, Communications and Digital Services

Everton FC

Alan McTavish

Commercial Director

i2 Global Consulting

Garry Cook

Founder and CEO

International Association of Athletics Federations

Jackie Brock-Doyle OBE

Executive Director, Communications

Y-Sport

Sally Hancock

Managing Partner

FIS Presidential Candidate 2021

Sarah Lewis

Global Sports Leader

The All England Lawn Tennis Club

Alexandra Willis

Head of Communications, Content and Digital

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Nathan Homer

Chief Commercial Officer

Portuguese Football Federation

Nuno Moura

Chief Marketing and Growth Officer

Formula E Holdings

Aarti Dabas

Chief Media Officer

USTA

Megan Rose

Managing Director, Major Events

EXTREME E

Ali Russel

Chief Marketing Officer

Discovery

Amar Melwani

Vice President, Partnership Development

WWE

Andrew Brown

Vice President, Global Strategy

Snapchat

Anmol Malhotra

Head of Sports Partnerships

British Horse Racing Authority

Annamarie Phelps

Chair

Drone Racing League

Ashley Ellefson

COO

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Atul Khosla

Chief Corporate Development and Brand Officer

Spurs Sports & Entertainment

Brandon Gayle

EVP, Revenue, Brand & Communications

Formula 1

Chloe Targett-Adams

Global Director of Race Promotion

C4+

Chris Chaney

Founder and Managing Partner

The Esports Observer

Chris Hana

Chief Executive Officer

DAZN

Shola Aminu

Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

OverActive Media

Chris Overholt

President & CEO

Netball Scotland

Claire Nelson

Chief Executive Officer

International Netball Federation

Clare Briegal

Chief Executive Officer

International Olympic Committee

Clodagh Curran

Senior Media Counsel

New York Football Giants

Corry Rush

Vice President of Communications

City Football Group

Diego Gigliani

Managing Director, EU, Latam and Partner Clubs

PGA European Tour

Fran Merrylees

Chief People Officer

Leicester City FC

Harj Hir

Head of Partnership & Commercial

CONCACAF

Heidi Pellerano

Chief Commercial Officer

Women in Football

Jane Purdon

CEO

New York Red Bulls

Jayne Bussman-Wise

Senior Director of Social, Digital Media and Communications

Inter Miami FC

Jean Jimenez

VP Content, Digital & Broadcast

Womens Sport Trust

Jeanette Kwakye

Trustee

IOC

Jerome Parmentier

Head of Broadcast & Media Rights

Tongue Tied Media

Jo Tongue

Chief Executive Officer

J-League

Kei Koyama

International Business Director

Kelly Simmons

Director of Women’s Professional Game

Scott Bowers

Australian Football League

Kylie Rogers

Executive General Manager Customer and Commercial

Facebook

Will Pithers

Strategic Partner Manager

Twitter

Laura Froelich

Head of U.S. Content Partnerships

KlarisIP

Marc Riccio

Chief Commercial Officer

World Rugby

Marissa Pace

Chief Marketing Officer

BT Sport

Mike Norrish

Director of Creative and Digital

Vindex

Mike Sepso

Co-Founder, CEO

LA28

Nicole Jeter West

Head of Marketing and Brand Enagagement

USTA

Nicole Kankam

Managing Director, Marketing

YouGov

Nicole Pike

Global Sector Head of Esports and Gaming

ESL Gaming

Ralf Reichart

Co-CEO

British Horseracing Authority

Rose Grissell

Head of Diversity and Inclusion

Euroleague

Roser Queralto

Chief Business Officer

DHL

Sabrina Kreienborg

Head of Global Sponsorships, Corporate Brand Marketing, Deutsche Post DHL Group

Millwall FC

Steve Kavanagh

Chief Executive Officer

Womens Sport trust

Tammy Parlour

Founder

BBC

Victoria Cotton

Executive Editor, Red Button, Live Streaming and Olympic Sports

Federated Hermes

Vivienne Aiyela

Head Inclusion

Stadia Ventures

Tim Hayden

Co-Founder & Managing Director

Brand Advance

Christopher Kenna

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

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