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As delegate passes rapidly approach a sellout, Leaders have confirmed the attendance of senior representatives from more than 120 leading brands including Puma, BMW, Emirates, McDonalds, Orange, Adidas, Coca-Cola, HSBC, Samsung, Nike, Heineken, O2, Nissan, Sony, HTC, AON, Gillette, Ford, Lucozade, Jaguar Land Rover, as well as lots more.
The list of attendees features some of sport’s biggest sponsorship spenders, including the likes of Chevrolet, who spend £47million a year on Manchester United shirt sponsorship alone. Bringing together over 1500 leading sports executives from across the globe, the Summit will also welcome directors from Nissan and Heineken, two more globally recognised brands who each spend in excess of £45million a year on sponsorship of the UEFA Champions League.
Delegates at the event will hear from world renowned speakers such as Roel De Vries, Corporate Vice President and Global Head of Marketing, Communications and Brand Strategy, Nissan; Hans Erik Tuijt, Global Activation Director, Heineken; Gianni Infantino, General Secretary, UEFA; Melissa Rosenthal Brenner, SVP Digital Media, NBA; Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, Chairman of the European Clubs Association and FC Bayern Munich; Dave Coplin, Chief Envisioning Officer at Microsoft; Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, President of the Asian Football Confederation; Glenn Miller, Head of Sport and Entertainment Media Partnerships EMEA at Facebook; Thierry Weil, Marketing Director, FIFA; Sundance DiGiovanni, Co-Founder & CEO at Major League Gaming and lots more.
James Worrall, CEO, Leaders, commented: “Brands pump millions of pounds in sports sponsorship every year. This year’s Sport Business Summit will welcome a host of those brands both to the stage and to the audience for what is set to be a fantastic two days of discussion and networking for all in attendance.”
The Leaders Sport Business Summit is an exclusive invite only event, with 1500 places available to Director level executives in sport worldwide. To register your interest for the event, or to learn more about Leaders Sport Business Summit, please see below…