PSD Sport are leading experts in board level and senior management recruitment. Working on a national and international basis, our extensive global candidate network and specialist expertise deliver outstanding results.

We have a proven track record of attracting talent from the Sport sector and from a diverse range of related industries. PSD's worldwide candidate networks and broad functional expertise ensure that our clients secure the very best candidates for their businesses.

Our Sports practice works in partnership with clubs and teams, stadia and venues, national governing bodies, rights holders, international federations, agencies, media and broadcasters.

We provide outstanding recruitment services for Main (Executive and Non-Executive)  and Management Board positions, as well as for Venue Operations, Sales and Event Management, Partnership Acquisition and Retention, Marketing and Digital Transformation, Consumer Insight and Analytics, Finance, PR, Media and Communications.

Our track record of success spans the breadth of this sector, assignments undertaken include:
CompanyRole
British CyclingChief Executive
Gloucester RugbyChief Executive
Sportscoach UKChief Executive
Pure GymChief Operating Officer
Leicester City Football ClubCommercial Director
Lawn Tennis AssociationParticipation Director
Arena Racing CompanyGroup Operations Director
IMG/Premier League ProductionsHead of Broadcast Services
British RowingDirector of Innovation
Rugby Players AssociationHead of Communications
Liverpool Football ClubHead of Asia Sales
The Jockey ClubRegional Head of Operations
David Lloyd LeisureOperations Director
Tottenham HotspurSenior Lead Reach and Acquisition
John Delaney| Chief Executive| Football Association of Ireland|
Their research, geographical reach and knowledge of the sector meant we knew the right people were being approached by PSD.

"This process gave myself and the FAI Board complete confidence that we had left no stone unturned when we were making this appointment. Their research, geographical reach and knowledge of the sector meant we knew the right people were being approached by PSD and in a way that reflected the values of the FAI. I think the strength of the shortlist we had to choose from emphasised that and we are delighted with Ruud's appointment."

Sector Experts

Director
0207 970 9725 E-Mail
Kit Taylor
Head of Global Sport
Associate Director
0207 970 9751 E-Mail
Adam Judd
Sport
Senior Consultant
Will Wyatt
Sport
Senior Consultant
Sam Lowe
Sport
Managing Director
Oliver Tonnar
Head of Germany
Managing Director
+442079709737 E-Mail
Lesley Reynolds
Global Hospitality, Leisure & Travel

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