Each year TheStadiumBusiness Summit hosts the world’s leading gathering of key thinkers, movers and shakers from across the global sports and entertainment world – our tenth anniversary edition was no exception!

Here’s a sampling of the stadium experts joining us in 2020:

CEO, Aarhus GF Football (AGF)
Head of Commercial, The O2
CEO, Como 1907 FC
Owner, Newcastle Eagles
GM – Hospitality & Portfolio Development, Adelaide Oval SMA
Head of Sports / Entertainment, Euromonitor
Head Coach, Bristol Flyers
Director, WT Partnership
Director, Wire and Sky
Venue Director, Tottenham Hotspur FC
Head of Venue Strategy & Planning, Manchester United FC
COO, British Basketball League
Managing Director (2019- ), Olympiastadion / Olympic Stadium
Director of New Stadium, National Stadium of Albania
Principal, The Stadium Consultancy
Project Leader, Aarhus GF Football (AGF)
VP – Sales & Operations, Carbonhouse
Digital Systems Project Manager, Brighton & Hove Albion FC
VP of Sales, Alvarado
COO, Bright Skies
Head of Operations, Levy UK (Compass)
General Manager, Musco Lighting Europe
Digital Marketing & Development Manager, The SSE Arena, Belfast
CMO – Chief Marketing Officer, Axess
Business Development Manager, ID&C
Sales Director, Modulek
Chief Executive, LCC / Emirates Old Trafford
Major Projects, Rider Levett Bucknall
Chief Commercial Officer, GroundWOW [Micropply Ltd]
Sales UK, Musco Lighting Europe
Director, WilsonOwensOwens Architects
Independant Director, British Basketball League
CIO, Stadion Feyenoord
Founder, Sonorous Global Consulting
Senior Manager Business Development, Wireless Infrastructure Group
Managing Director, Bleep
Marketing Manager, Blackburn Rovers FC
Principal, High Performance Venue Consulting
Head of Commercial Partnerships, ASM Global
Senior Commercial Manager, The FA Group (Wembley Stadium)
VP of Global Sales, Signature Systems Group
International Marketing, Daktronics
Managing Director, Bottoms Up Beer Dispensing
Director of Operations, Manchester United FC
Senior Key Account Management, SkiData Access Control
CEO, Manchester Giants Basketball
Director, AFL Architects
Chairman & Co-Owner, FC Helsingor
Business Segment Manager – Events, SkiData Access Control
Commercial Director, Ecoprod
Business Development Manager, CleanEvent Services
Head of Operations, Wasps Group (Ricoh Arena)
Business Development Associate, BuroHappold Engineering
Club Director, Leicester Riders
Director Business Development – Europe, HID Global
VP International, FELD Entertainment Motorsports
Infrastructure & Estates Director, Leicester City Football Club
Head of IT, Chester Race Company
Marketing Director, Olympiastadion / Olympic Stadium
Commercial Manager, Belfast Giants Ice Hockey Club
CEO, SGL (Stadium Grow Lighting)
Director, Ramboll
Commercial Director , Landways Management
Sales Director EAME, Verteda
Executive Chairman, Superstruct Entertainment
Senior Partner, Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein
Chairman, Sport and Live Vision
Chief Executive Officer, PTI Smarter Venues
Director, DSI [Distributor Systems International]
Director of Commercial – Venues Canberra, ACT Government
Europe & Mediterranean Sales Director, Exterity
Membership Manager, Rugby Football League (The RFL)
Enterprise Account Manager, Commscope
Head of Business Development UK, Ireland, Spain, Over-C
Chief Executive Officer, Eden Park
Consultant, Tickets.ie
Partner at Sport Stadium Solutions LLP (UK Distribution), SeatServe
Director, DSI [Distributor Systems International]
Venue Commercial Director, Wasps Group (Ricoh Arena)
Director, Crowd Dynamics
Commercial Manager, Landways Management
Managing Director, Rockvolt
Commercial Director, Levy UK (Compass)
Head of Partnerships & Hospitality, M&S Bank Arena
COO, XLNT Operations
Executive Board Member, Tufan Football Club
Associate, Major Projects Europe, RWDI
Director, Wilkinson Eyre
Commercial Director, Huddersfield Town FC
VP Sales Operations & Account Management, Nielsen – The Nielsen Company
EVP / Consultant to 49ers President, Elevate Sports Ventures
Commercial Director, Sthaler (Fingopay)
Commercial Director, Modulek
Technologies Director, Freemans Event Partners
Director, Stockport County FC
Business Development Director, Verteda
Commercial Director, Wasps Group (Ricoh Arena)
Business Development Manager, LiveStyled
Director UK and EMEA, Signature Systems Group
Chairman, CEO and Founder, GroundWOW [Micropply Ltd]
Chief Marketing Officer, Tickets.ie
Sales Director, Cedar Packaging

Want to come along next year? We’re back in Manchester with new dates! Let us know if you plan to join us on the 21-22 April at TheStadiumBusiness 2020!

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Jacob Lauesen Director Brand Marketing & Development, F.C. København

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Nick Sautner CEO, Eden Park, New Zealand