Regional Director, Marketing - APAC 亚太区营销总监
Founded in 2002 and recognised as a top 10 Event Marketing Agency by Marketing Magazine, Branded produces live media that matters, connecting businesses, brands, celebrities and fans through large and small scale events, specialising in the media, entertainment and sports industries.
We own and operate the award winning “Matters” series including Sports, Digital, Marketing, Gaming and Music Matters. We are the original producers of the YouTube FanFest and are Global Partners with Google on the world’s largest touring live celebration of online content. We created It’s a Girl Thing and have also published magazines, run off to join many carnivals and even launched a newspaper in Hong Kong. We have Walked with Dinosaurs, danced with Grease the Musical, sung with Cats, Rocked You with Queen and even stuck an Omega on Coco Lee's wrist.
2016 was singularly the most important year ever for the sports industry and it was all because of China.
A first for China, LeSports Connects provided insight and connections to the people driving the sports business in the world’s most populous country whilst focusing on the contribution the region is making to the global sports and entertainment industry. Over a packed 3 days of conference content and networking events, LeSports Connects delivered on its promise of creating an event bringing together some of the biggest names in both Chinese and international sports.
Take a look at our wrap report for some event highlights.
为期三天的Lesports Connects 已完满结束，请参阅我们的总结报告，了解更多活动亮点。
Regional Director, Marketing - APAC 亚太区营销总监
Adrian is the Regional Director, Marketing - APAC for PUMA, based in HK. He is focused on repositioning the PUMA brand in APAC by leveraging the sports heritage in the sports and sportstyle category.
He has been involved in spearheading the communication mix to be more digital and also building the sporting image by communicating and activating sports assets such as Usain Bolt, Arsenal Football Club, Borussia Dortmund and F1 teams in Asia.
He has over 16 years of experience in Asia Pacific working in various countries both on agency and client-side to build brands across the consumer, healthcare and financial services sectors.
Sport Bank 体育BANK
President & Founder 总裁兼创始人
Andrea Radrizzani is president of international broadcaster ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK, which he founded in April 2015. The network has already made impressive strides in the sports broadcast industry, launching at least two channels in each of its five markets -- Belgium, Luxembourg, Poland, Singapore and Taiwan. Through his holding company, Aser Media, Andrea is a major shareholder of ELEVEN, MP & Silva and Bike, a 24-hr broadcast network dedicated exclusively to cycling. Andrea is also the founder of Play for Change, a charity that uses the power of sport and media to support children in disadvantaged conditions, with ongoing projects around the world.
Andrea Radrizzani于2015年4月创立国际广播公司ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK，并出任公司总裁一职。该网络已在体育广播行业取得了令人瞩目的进步，在比利时、卢森堡、波兰、新加坡和台湾五个市场各推出至少两条频道。通过其拥有的控股公司Aser Media，Andrea成为ELEVEN、MP & Silva和24小时自行车赛事广播网络Bike的主要股东。Andrea也是慈善机构Play for Change的创始人，该公司运用体育和媒体的力量，为弱势儿童提供支持，并在世界各地进行持续的项目。
Mailman Group 邮人集团
Andrew acquired Mailman in 2007 and has since transformed the company into the leading sports marketing and innovation company in China. With clients including Manchester United, Liverpool FC, UFC, Kobe Bryant, Novak Djokovic, AC Milan and the Bundesliga, Mailman has ignited China's fan community through digital, sponsorship and media for the world's most recognised organisations. Andrew drives partnership strategy, executive recruitment and growth in China.
Board Member 董事会成员
Based in Singapore, Beatrice has over 16 years’ experience in the sports marketing industry. She joined Aser Group in October 2016 as the CEO of Baofeng Sports International, a joint venture between Aser Media and Baofeng Sports China. She manages the company's business expansion and operations globally.
Beatrice was with MP & Silva for 7 years from October 2009 as the Managing Director, Asia Pacific, where she managed all commercial and operations across the region, excluding Japan and Korea.
Previously, she was the Commercial Director at Infront Sports & Media’s Beijing office, where she was in charge of the commercial rights for the Chinese national football and basketball teams and assisted in the sale of FIFA archive rights across Asia.
Prior to Infront, Beatrice spent five years at the Total Sports Asia agency, at first in regional sales and latterly as the Senior Manager for Business Development.
在Infront之前，Beatrice在Total Sports Asia工作了五年，最先是负责区域销售，后来晋升为业务发展高级经理。
Head of Sponsorship, Asia Pacific 亚太区赞助主管
Caroline Darcy, Head of Sponsorship, Asia Pacific at UBS AG, has valuable experience in marketing, branding, sponsorship, PR, media and major events management across the APAC region and globally. She has led complex marketing campaigns and is dedicated to promoting the UBS brand through important global and regional events and initiatives with Art Basel, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, The Beijing Music Festival and Formula 1. In addition to her APAC responsibilities, she is currently running a global partnership for UBS with world famous photographer Annie Leibovitz and spearheading the PR campaign globally for the recent re-launch of the UBS brand.
Before joining UBS, Caroline was General Manager of Marketing for the Australian Grand Prix Corporation. She is recognized in the marketplace for her commitment to delivering unique value to UBS clients through strategic marketing and sponsorship.
瑞银集团亚太区赞助主管Caroline Darcy在亚太地区和全球的营销、品牌推广，赞助、公关、媒体和主要活动管理方面拥有宝贵的经验。她曾带领复杂的营销活动，致力于通过巴塞尔艺术展、所罗门·R·古根海姆博物馆、北京音乐节和一级方程式等重要的全球和地区活动推广瑞银品牌。除了其在亚太地区的职务外，她目前为瑞银集团搭建与世界著名摄影师Annie Leibovitz的全球合作伙伴关系，并带领最近的全球公关活动以宣传重新推出的瑞银品牌。
Senior Journalist 高级记者
The Paper 澎湃新闻
Vice President 副总裁
As Vice President at WeCapital, which is owned by Tencent, Chen Xin is primarily responsible for investing in emerging industries. Before WeCapital, he worked on group global strategy at GE, strategy consulting and mergers at PwC and equity investment at Anbang Insurance. Chen has almost 10 years of experience in strategy consulting and equity investment. He has participated in the investment of nearly 1.5 billion RMB, such as initial investments in emerging industries, PE investments in traditional industries and transnational investments, including culture, sports, finance and auto. Chen is also a graduate of the University of Technology of Compiegne, France and the University of Waterloo, Canada.
SVP, Growth, Strategy and International 全球国际战略与发展高级副总裁
Major League Baseball 美国职棒职业棒球大联盟
Chris Park is Senior Vice President, Growth, Strategy & International for Major League Baseball. He supervises international business development for MLB, which includes media, consumer products, and sponsorship sales, as well as international events and the World Baseball Classic. Chris also manages MLB's strategic planning of key business initiatives. Park spent four years at MLB as the Vice President of Labour Economics & Deputy General Counsel and returned to the league this Spring. Before returning to MLB, Park worked for Facebook and McKinsey & Co. He also clerked for Judge Stephen F. Williams on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. In 2012, Park was honoured with a Forty Under 40 Award by Sports Business Journal. Chris is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School.
Chris Park是美国职业棒球大联盟（MLB）的发展、战略及国际事务高级副总裁，管理MLB的国际业务发展，包括媒体、消费品和赞助销售、以及国际活动和世界棒球经典赛业务。Chris也负责管理MLB关键业务计划的战略规划。Park在MLB担任劳动经济学副总裁兼副总顾问四年，并在今年春天回归联盟。在重返MLB之前，Park曾效力于Facebook和麦肯锡公司。他也曾担任美国哥伦比亚特区联邦巡回上诉法院法官Stephen F. Williams的书记。2012年，Park荣获《体育商业周刊》颁发的“40岁以下40新星”奖。Chris毕业于哈佛学院和哈佛法学院。
NBA China 美国职业篮球联赛（中国）
钱军于2010 年1 月被任命为NBA中国首席运营官，负责NBA在大中华区的市场合作、电视转播及数字媒体、授权产品、活动等多项工作。
Head of Sponsorships AP Region 亚太区赞助主管
Fernando de Matos was appointed Head of Sponsorships of the AP region in January 2012. In his role, Fernando oversees the coordination of Visa’s global sponsorships such as the Olympic Games and FIFA in the region, as well as other local and regional sponsorships.
Fernando joined Visa in April 1998, working for the Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa region. Fernando has held a number of marketing roles with Visa based in London and Dubai before moving to Singapore in October 2004.
Born in Lisbon, Portugal, Fernando has lived in various cities around the world. He holds a BSc in Business and Management from Lisbon's University and in 1997, he graduated from Strathclyde University in Glasgow with a Masters in International Marketing.
Fernando de Matos于2012年1月被任命为亚太地区赞助主管。在其职位上，Fernando负责协调Visa的全球赞助业务，如该地区举行的奥运会和世界杯赛事，以及其他本地和地区的赞助业务。
Director General of Media & Marketing Services 媒体与营销总干事
Frank Leenders (born in The Netherlands, 1968) has more than 20 years of experience in international sports, media and marketing at the highest level.
He started his professional career with ISL Marketing during the FIFA World Cup 1990 and subsequently joined startup company TEAM Marketing in 1992, where he was part of the launch and development of the international benchmark project, the UEFA Champions League, since its very first season (1992-93).
After a spell at Sky Italia as Director for sports rights acquisitions, he returned to TEAM as Managing Director and member of the Board of Directors. In 2011, he co-founded the independent sports marketing firm Value-Experience.
In 2012, he supported the design and development of a dedicated media and marketing unit for FIBA, the international Basketball Federation in Geneva. Frank is now the Director General of this entity.
Deputy GM 副总经理
Luneng Taishan FC 山东鲁能泰山足球俱乐部
Managing Partner for Asia 亚洲区主管合伙人
Helen Soulsby is Managing Partner for Asia at SRi, the global leaders dedicated to executive and management talent in sports, media and entertainment.
Helen leads a range of recruitment, talent pipelining and executive search projects across Greater China and South East Asia, while working closely with SRi's established Australian, European and North American practices.
Prior to SRi, Helen spent over 15 years in the sports industry with adidas, Aviva, Athletics Australia, and consulted in both leisure and sport in the UK and Australia.
Deloitte China 德勤管理咨询中国区
Po has more than 16 years of professional experience in growth strategy, organisational restructuring, mergers & acquisitions and other advisories. He has served in a number of technology, media and telecommunications companies in Asia Pacific. Prior to joining Deloitte, Po was head of the Beijing Office of a renowned management consulting firm and, prior to that, he was with another renowned management consulting firm as a senior manager.
A Bachelor of Economics graduate from Fudan University, Po is also an MBA graduate from INSEAD.
MD & APAC Digital Lead for Communications, Media and Technology 总经理兼亚太区数字经理（电信、媒体与科技）
As the Asia Pacific Digital Lead for the Communications, Media and Technology (CMT) Operating Group in Accenture, James works with business leaders to deliver top-line growth and drive efficiencies through the application of digital technologies and services.
James’ career spans over two decades, working with some of Accenture’s largest clients in the US, Europe and Asia Pacific, delivering thought leadership and innovative solutions to clients across multiple CMT industries, including sports, media and entertainment.
James specialises in digital ecosystems, from the web, video, data, analytics and mobile technologies to social and digital advertising. James leads clients’ organisations through large-scale business transformation using his expertise in technology and delivery excellence.
James is especially passionate about sports and enabling technology innovation and delivery excellence in support of promoting ‘the game’ and bringing fans closer to it.
Commercial Director 商务总监
Manchester United 曼彻斯特联足球俱乐部
Jamie is a member of the Board of Directors of Manchester United, serves as the club's Commercial Director and leads the business in the Asia Pacific region. His areas of responsibility include all global sponsorship and marketing activities as well as the club's international tours and events. Jamie has been based in Hong Kong since 2012, when he relocated from London to establish the club's Asian operations. Over a period of two years he built and led a commercial team that secured sponsorship agreements with leading global and regional businesses and enhanced the club's connections with its Asian followers through new social and digital media platforms as well as a series of events and joint marketing programmes with sponsors.
Jasper began his career in advertising in 1987 in London at Chris Ingram Associates before moving to Eurosport in 1992. He moved to Asia in 1995 to work for Star Sports and joined (music channel) Channel [V] in 1997 where he constructed many branded content deals whilst also working on the launch of channels in Australia, Thailand, the Philippines and South Korea. Continuing to make connections that matter, Jasper co-founded BRANDED in 2001 and has since created the “Matters” series of events and the YouTube FanFest. Most recently he has been instrumental in launching the Asian Sponsorship Association, serving as its inaugural President.
Jasper于1987年在伦敦的Chris Ingram Associates开始他的广告事业，然后于1992年迁往Eurosport。他于1995年搬到亚洲，为Star Sports工作，并于1997年加入（音乐频道）Channel [V]，在那里他制作了许多品牌内容 同时也在澳大利亚，泰国，菲律宾和韩国推出新频道。 為了继续建立关系，Jasper于2001年共同创立了BRANDED，并创建了“Matters”系列活动和YouTube FanFest。 最近他一直在推动Asian Sponsorship Association的成立，及担任其主席。
Major League Baseball APAC 美国职业棒球大联盟亚太区
President & CEO 总裁兼CEO
AEG China 安舒茨管理中国区
Based in Shanghai, John Cappo heads the Asia region for the Los Angeles-based Anschutz
Entertainment Group (AEG), the world’s leading sports and entertainment promoter and venue management company. Cappo has over 30 years’ experience in the Asia Pacific region and was the first and only native English speaker to graduate from the Business Administration Department of the National Taiwan University. In his previous role as Managing Director of IMG China, he led the development and commercialisation of the CNFL, the CBA, the Beijing 2008 Olympic bid, Tiger Woods’ first visit to Mission Hills and the HSBC Champions golf event.
AEG China manages the Mercedes-Benz Arena, whose name is the result of a landmark 10-year naming rights deal, marking the first naming rights deal of its kind in Asia. AEG also manages the Damai Center in Dalian, and sold the naming rights for the MasterCard Center in Beijing. All are 18,000-seat multi-purpose venues.
AEG Asia’s Live division has successful toured the biggest names in the business through China and Asia: Jennifer Lopez, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Justin Bieber, Ed Sheeran, Metallica, Queen and the Rolling Stones.
VP Digital Media 数字媒体副总裁
NBA China 美国职业篮球联赛（中国）
Jonathan Li joined NBA China back in 2008. Currently, he is overseeing the digital media business in the Greater China market. He is responsible for developing and operating the NBA Chinese official website and social media accounts, managing the digital licensing business and partnerships and running the NBA League Pass premium service. Prior to NBA China, Jonathan was SVP of Sports.cn and Nucom, with responsibilities for strategic planning, sports marketing, business development and VAS operations.
ESP Properties, Asia Pacific（体育娱乐营销代理）
Josh is the CEO for GroupM Content and ESP Properties across Asia Pacific. The business operates across 15 markets and comprises the largest network of brand-focused content agency businesses (embedded within the GroupM media management agencies) in the Asia Pacific region with over 300 dedicated specialists developing content strategy, production, measurement, optimisation and integration for some of the world’s largest advertisers and brands. He also oversees the Group's Content Investment and Rights Representation businesses. Before joining GroupM Josh spent 10 years working at PepsiCo International in various Brand Marketing roles and has lived and worked in Bangkok, Singapore, Sydney, Manila and Hong Kong.
Josh是GroupM Content和ESP Properties亚太区首席执行官，该公司的业务遍布15个市场，包括在亚太地区以品牌为中心的最大内容代理业务网络（隶属于群邑媒体管理机构），拥有超过300名专业人士，为全球最大的广告主和品牌开发内容战略、生产、测量、优化和集成。他也负责管理集团的内容投资和专利权业务。加入群邑之前，Josh曾在百事可乐公司工作了10年，担任过各种品牌营销职务，并曾在曼谷、新加坡、悉尼、马尼拉和香港工作。
Bird & Bird（国际律师行）
Head of Content 内容主管
Kevin manages the content team at SportBusiness Group and is responsible for output across the SportBusiness International, TV Sports Markets and Sports Sponsorship Insider publishing lines. He has been with SportBusiness since 2008. He spent his first six years at the company working as a journalist, specialising in sports media and writing mostly for TV Sports Markets. He remains strongly interested in the digital transformation of sports media.
Founder & CEO 创始人兼CEO
President & CEO 总裁兼CEO
SECA World 盛力世家
Li Sheng is the President and CEO of SECA. He received his MBA at the Warsaw Sports Centre of the University of Oregon. Li Sheng was the first ever General Manager from Mainland China in Visa's twenty-year history on the Chinese mainland. He led the global task force for the Visa Beijing Olympic Games sponsorship and delivered one of the most successful activation programmes during Visa's Olympic sponsorship history.
Professor, PhD Tutor & School of Management Deputy Dean 教授、博士生导师、管理学院副院长
Beijing Sport University 北京体育大学
Deputy Editor & GM of Content Production Centre 副总编辑、内容制作中心总经理
Lu Shan has over ten years of experience in the sports industry. As Deputy Editor in Chief and General Manager of Content Production Centre at LeSports since 2013, Lu has witnessed the establishment, growth and success of LeSports and deeply understands its commercial model.
From 2001 to 2013, Lu was Director and Producer at the Sports Programme Centre of BTV. Through his time in the traditional media industry, Lu gained in-depth experience of production and resources.
Vice Chairman 副董事长
Ma Guoli joined CCTV in 1982, straight after graduating from the Television School of the Communication University of China. At CCTV, he facilitated the founding of CCTV-5 (CCTV Sports) and developed it into the first national sports TV platform. In January 2000, Ma Guoli was appointed as the Director of the CCTV Sports Center.
In May 2005, after officially leaving CCTV, Ma Guoli joined Beijing Olympic Broadcasting as its Chief Operating Officer. During his time there, Ma Guoli led the team to provide outstanding global broadcasting of the Beijing Olympic Games. It was the first time that all Olympic events were presented in HDTV signals, and China's first world-class event broadcasting team was also developed.
In October 2008, Ma Guoli was appointed as the CEO and President of Infront China. Under his leadership, the global sports powerhouse achieved great business success in China. He helped develop CBA into the most influential and commercially valuable professional league in China, and promoted the development of China's basketball industry.
In April 2016, Ma Guoli was invited by Lei Zhenjian, Founder and CEO of LeSports, to join the company as its Vice Chairman. With his expertise, Ma Guoli is making great contributions to LeSports' online signal production, premium sports resources acquisition and globalisation.
Marcel Fenez has been the President of Fenez Media since 2015. In that capacity he provides advisory services to a range of companies operating across the entertainment and media ecosystem. A resident of Hong Kong for 30 years, Marcel established PwC’s TMT practice in Hong Kong/China in 1991. From 2006-15, he was the Global Leader of PwC’s Entertainment and Media Practice and since 1997 the leader of the PwC TMT practice in Asia. He has been on the board of CASBAA since 2000 and was Chairman of the association from 2001-15.
Michael is a sports business professional with a valuable and varied experience in the sector. He has held very senior positions in The Football Association, Wembley Stadium Ltd and Aston Villa FC. His biggest achievement was in managing the redevelopment of Wembley Stadium.
He now uses his experience and contacts in football to develop iSportconnect, the world's largest network of sports business executives. He also consults football clubs on strategy, commercial and financing opportunities and stadium development.
APAC Director 亚太区总监
Founding Partner 创始合伙人
Kaixing Capital 凯兴资本
Pan Shijian is a Founding Partner of Kaixing Capital. He has an EMBA from Renmin University, China and has worked for SOHO China and China Soft Capital. Pan has been appointed Vice President and Senior Vice President of various enterprises and has rich experience in financial innovation, debt funds and investing in new consumer areas. He also has extensive entrepreneurship, management and investment and financing experience.
Peter has over 30 years’ experience within the sports industry with leading brands and football clubs. His career in the industry started at Umbro where he became CEO and signed the first 13-year kit deal with Manchester United for £325 million. He then moved to Manchester United in 1997 and was promoted to Chief Executive before leaving in 2003. His next position from 2003-2009 was at Chelsea Football Club where he was Chief Executive. From 2009 to 2011, he held the position of Head of International Sports Business at CAA. In 2012, Peter started his own business, Opto Advisers, to provide consultancy services to football clubs and sports organisations, including football leagues.
Cheetah Global Lab Executive Dean 猎豹全球智库执行院长
Cheetah Mobile 猎豹移动
Jenny Quan is the Executive Dean of Cheetah Global Lab, Cheetah Mobile’s mobile internet-focused research institution. She started Cheetah Global Lab from scratch, building it into a renowned research institute with major influence in both China and the globe through reports and events. Her team is responsible for releasing important reports including Insights into Global Sports Apps in 2016 and Domestic and Overseas Live Streaming Industry Report. She also successfully hosted the Cheetah Connect Summit, an important networking event for global developers. At the same time, she serves as Director of Overseas Sales Marketing at Cheetah Mobile.
Senior Reporter 高级记者
TV Sports Markets（体育媒体）
Richard joined TV Sports Markets as a senior reporter in June 2014. Richard covers sports media markets in the Americas and Asia. He has worked as a political and business journalist and has a degree in economics. As a follower of English cricket, Welsh rugby and Tottenham Hotspur he knows well the agony of sports fandom.
Managing Director 董事总经理
NFL China 美国国家橄榄球联盟中国区
Richard joined NFL as Managing Director on December 1st 2010. He has more than 20 years of experience in sports event management, sales and marketing.
Previously he worked to launch China’s first nationwide HD sports channel and founded The Young Company.
Prior to China, Richard worked as Vice President, Event Management Group/Programming Development ESPN STAR Sports where he managed over 100 events in 13 countries across Asia.
Richard studied at Beijing Normal University in 1990. After graduating Cum Laude from Boston University with a double major in International Relations and East Asian Studies, Richard earned a MBA from University of Chicago.
他此前在中国的工作经验包括主导媒体合资公司推出中国第一个全国性高清体育频道;建立The Young 公司，为体育联赛、转播商、赞助商提供电视媒体制作、发行、版权相关的咨询服务。
在来到中国之前，Richard曾在ESPN Star担任赛事管理以及节目开发副总裁，任职8年间他组织管理了亚洲13个国家超过100多个赛事。他还曾任职于台北Sports International, Entertainment Plus，该公司是台湾最大的职业体育管理集团。他在职业生涯中先后管理过10个不同运动项目的职业比赛。
Former Professional Footballer 前职业足球运动员
Manchester United & England 曼彻斯特联队兼英格兰代表队
Rio Ferdinand is regarded by many to be one of England’s greatest ever players and he is one of the most decorated English footballers of all time. He played 81 times for England and over the course of 12 glittering years at Manchester United won 6 Premier League titles, 2 League Cups, 1 FIFA Club World Cup and 1 European Champions League. Since his retirement, Rio has developed into a top broadcaster with BBC and BT, a content publisher with his own FIVE digital and lifestyle brand, an investment entrepreneur, a social housing campaigner and a philanthropist.
Rowan Simons is a respected foreign expert in Chinese media and football with 30 years’ experience working with international and Chinese rights holders, broadcasters and consumer brands. He was a special adviser to Beijing’s 2000, 2008 and 2022 Olympic bids and a commentator on BTV.
For 20 years, Rowan was the most outspoken advocate of football reform in China. In 2001, ClubFootball became the first foreign-owned football enterprise. Today, CF is a grassroots pioneer and operates the largest grassroots network in Beijing.
Rowan is also Founding Partner at China Media Management Inc, a private entertainment business consultancy, and President for Greater China at Guinness World Records, the leading authority on record breaking.
Head of Content Acquisition and Strategic Partnerships 内容收购和战略伙伴关系主管
Sina Sports 新浪体育
Sam Li is the Head of Content Acquisition and Strategic Partnerships for Sina Sports, where he is responsible for domestic and international sports rights acquisition; strategic partnerships with rights holders, teams and individual athletes; and international sponsorships and marketing. He was previously an Associate Vice President with the National Basketball Association. Sam has a Juris Doctor degree from University of Michigan Law School and dual bachelor degrees from University of California, Los Angeles.
Director of Sports 体育频道总监
Shi Yiying is Director of Sports at Jiemian.com, as well as Guest Host at Shanghai Media Group (SMG) Sports Channel, Guest Host at BesTV and Commentator at SITV. She’s written columns for various magazines, newspapers and new media. Shi has also been appointed as PR Consultant for tournaments held by brands such as Ferrari, Pirelli and Aston Martin. On top of her rich experience working for a variety of media companies over 5 years, Shi has also travelled to nearly 20 countries to cover the Formula One Grand Prix.
Chief Brand Officer & TV Personality 首席品牌官兼电视名人
As Chief Brand Officer, Stephanie is responsible for working with WWE’s business units to support key growth initiatives and represents WWE as its global brand ambassador. Stephanie is the primary spokesperson for WWE's CSR initiatives. Stephanie is a member of the Board of Directors for WWE, USO Metropolitan Washington and Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation. Stephanie is a TV personality, appearing regularly on WWE’s flagship programming. Most recently, Stephanie was recognized as a “Wonder Woman” by Multichannel News and was named to the Variety Digital Entertainment Impact List: 30 Execs to Watch and the Variety Power of Women Impact Report.
作为首席品牌官，Stephanie负责与世界摔跤娱乐公司（WWE）的业务部门合作，支持关键增长计划，并担任WWE全球品牌大使。Stephanie是WWE企业社会责任倡议的主要代言人。Stephanie是WWE、USO Metropolitan Washington和匹兹堡儿童医院基金会的董事会成员。Stephanie是一名女子摔跤手，定期在WWE的旗舰节目亮相。最近，Stephanie被多频道新闻誉为“神奇女侠”，并入选《综艺》杂志“最具数字娱乐影响力30强”和“最具影响力的女性”榜单。
Vice Chairman 副主席
Mission Hills Group 观澜湖集团
Pioneer and leader of China’s golf and leisure tourism industry, Mission Hills Group owns the World’s Largest Golf Facility. Under Tenniel’s leadership, the group has hosted over 100 international tournaments including the World Cup of Golf, World Celebrity Pro-Am and the annual World Ladies Championship; and golf’s biggest stars Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy. Tenniel was the first Chinese member of the prestigious Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews, the “Home of Golf” in Scotland. For his influence and contributions to the game, Tenniel topped “Asia’s Most Powerful People in Golf” list for three consecutive years from 2013-2015.
Mission Hills集团拥有世界上最大的高尔夫球场，是中国高尔夫和休闲旅游业的先锋和领导者。 在Tenniel的领导下，该组织主办了100多场国际锦标赛，包括高尔夫世界杯，世界名人专业和年度世界女子锦标赛; 及邀请到高尔夫最大的明星Tiger Woods和Rory McIlroy。 Tenniel更是着名的皇家古老高尔夫俱乐部的第一个中国成员，是全世界其中一个历史最悠久，名声最显赫的高尔夫球会。 由于他对球赛的影响和贡献，Tenniel在2013-2015连续三年荣登“亚洲最强大的高尔夫球员”榜单。
Head Technical Adviser 首席技术顾问
Chinese Ministry of Education 中华人民共和国教育部
Tom Byer is recognised by his football peers, the AFC, UEFA, numerous national football federations, major football sponsor brands, international media and the countless number of young footballers he has taught and inspired over the last 28 years, as one of the world's leading grassroots technical coaches. Tom has presented to many of the top football federations and professional clubs in the world and is currently a Technical Consultant for the AFC.
As Head Technical Advisor of the Chinese Ministry of Education, Tom Byer has developed revolutionary technical strategies for youth development across the nation. Now his ideas are being implemented in China to aid the progression of grassroots football in the country.
Tom also heads up the Beijing Bureau of Education’s Pilot School Football Program in cooperation with Beijing Guoan Football Club.
Managing Director Greater China 大中华区总经理
Entrepreneur, China expert and experienced sales and marketing professional, Tor has spent the last 26 years building global brands in Asia, Great Britain and the United States. Currently managing GoPro's business in Greater China, Tor has held positions with blue chip brands including Li-Ning, NIKE and The Coca-Cola Company. In addition, he has consulted to the NFL, Reebok, the Chinese Basketball Association, Nokia and Under Armour and worked for entrepreneurial ventures in the wine, digital music and financial services industries.
World Rugby Council Member for Asia 世界橄榄球联合会亚洲区理事会成员
Asia Rugby 亚洲橄榄球总会
Deputy General Manager 副总经理
Guangzhou R&F FC 广州富力足球俱乐部
Tyler recently joined Guangzhou RFFC and manages commerce, media, products and fans clubs. Previously, he served in the marketing department of a US multinational FMCG company for over 10 years. He aims to leverage the systematic marketing methods of MNCs to strengthen the club's positioning as a brand, develop comprehensive commercial activities and recruit a larger fan base via effective communication across multiple media.
ONE Championship ONE冠军赛
As the CEO of ONE Championship™ (ONE), it is no surprise that Victor Cui was recently recognized as The Most Powerful Man in Asian MMA. You only have to see Victor’s personal background to understand why his career trajectory has created a brand new paradigm for sports marketing in Asia. He has been a guest speaker at major sport conferences around the world and interviewed on numerous occasions by major publications like CNN, The New York Times, CNBC and Forbes. As CEO of ONE, Cui has led the organization from a promising upstart in 2011 to today as the largest sports media property in Asian history, on track to achieve an unprecedented USD $1-billion evaluation and an IPO within the next couple of years. Under Cui's watch, ONE Championship is now broadcast to 118 countries to over a potential 1-billion viewers worldwide.
作为ONE Championship™（ONE）的首席执行官，Victor Cui最近被封为亚洲最具影响力的职业拳击传奇人物。单看他的个人履历，了解他的职业生涯轨迹如何为亚洲的体育营销产业创造了一个全新的范例，就会明白他的确实至名归。他曾在世界各地的主要体育会议上担任客座演讲嘉宾，也曾接受过美国有线电视新闻网、《纽约时报》、CNBC和《福布斯》杂志等大型媒体的专访。作为ONE的首席执行官，Cui从2011年开始带领该组织成为今天亚洲史上最大的体育媒体企业，并有望在未来几年内实现前所未有的10亿美元市值和IPO。在Cui的带领下，ONE Championship目前广播至118个国家，覆盖全球超过10亿的潜在观众。
Greater China Country Mgr & SVP Commercial, Football Asia 大中华区总经理兼亚洲区足球商业高级副总裁
Lagardère Sports 拉加代尔体育
Managing Director – APAC 亚太区董事总经理
FC Barcelona 巴塞罗那足球俱乐部
As the Managing Director for FC Barcelona’s Asia Pacific Headquarters, Xavier Asensi plays a key role for the club. Prior to joining the club, he lived in China across 3 different cities for almost 7 years, working on various entrepreneurial endeavors before working in the venture capital sector. He joined FC Barcelona in 2010, taking up the role of Area Manager for Asia based in Barcelona. In 2013, he relocated to Hong Kong where the club opened up the Asia Pacific Headquarters for FC Barcelona – the first ever office outside of Barcelona. Since then, the strategic move has resulted in a growth of regional and global partners alike.
Guo Tai Jun An Innovation Investment 国泰君安创新投资有限公司
After graduating from McMaster University and York University with a Master of Business Administration in Canada, Yao worked at China International Capital (HK), BOCI Securities where he was responsible for institutional clients and Great Wall Pan Asia International Investment. Currently, he is Member of the Board at Guo Tai Jun An Innovation Investment and responsible for equity investment.
Chief Editor 主编
Sohu Sports 搜狐体育
As a veteran in online sports media business, Zhang joined Sina in 1999 as news and sports channel editor. Since joining Sohu in 2002, hehas been responsible for football, sports and basketball channels; live coverage of the Athens Olympic Games 2004, 2006 World Cup Germany, Doha Asian Games 2006 and other major events. In 2011, he was in charge of Sohu sports channel, leading major partnerships with CBA, China men's and women's national basketball team, Chinese Football Association Super League (CSL) and the East Asian Games. He is also a pioneer in establishing running, ice sports, electronic sports, fashion sports and other leisure sports content channels. He has a strong track record in graphic reports of daily events and major projects, video innovations, product breakthroughs and marketing.
Sports Money 体育大生意
Zhang Yuqiang, Co-founder of Sports Money and former Chief Sports Editor of Netease.com, has covered sports news for 15 years. Before joining Netease.com in 2012, Zhang worked at Titan Sports for 8 years, becoming proficient in international football. Currently, Zhang is also a football commentator at BTV. He joined Sports Money in June 2015 as Chief Editor.
Senior Operations Director 高级运营总监
Weibo Sports 微博体育
Zhang Zhe is an interactive product operations experts and the Senior Operations Director of Weibo Sports and Hot Spots. Zhang joined Weibo in 2012, taking charge of the operational work of Weibo Hot Spots. In 2014, he founded the Weibo Sports team. Since then, Weibo Sports has established in-depth partnerships with more than 30 major domestic and international sports events, creating a new model of social media sports operations. This year, he was mainly responsible for the key projects, including the European Cup and the Rio Olympic Games. Both projects achieved great success and were highly praised by industry peers.
Lin Ping Road, Daping, Tangxia, Dongguan, Guangdong Province, China
Postal Code: 523722
(+86 755) 2802 0888
Only an hour from Hong Kong, Mission Hills Dongguan Clubhouse covers an area of 65,000 square meters, making it the world’s largest golf clubhouse.
A shining example of the scale and growth of China’s investment into the sports and leisure industries, the complex houses an exhibition center with a variety of function rooms, conference halls, media facilities and an auditorium, making it a popular venue for everything from international golf tournaments and summits, to large-scale exhibitions and cultural performances.