ESPN exec to air views at Leaders Sport Business Summit

Russell Wolff, executive vice-president and managing director of sports media company ESPN International, is the latest speaker to be revealed for the Leaders Sport Business Summit at Stamford Bridge in London on October 8-9.

An ESPN veteran of 17 years, Wolff joins a host of speakers already revealed for the event, including: Jeffrey Webb, president of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF); Christian Seifert, chief executive of the German Bundesliga; Erick Thohir, owner and president of Italian Serie A football club Inter Milan; Dave Coplin, chief envisioning officer at Microsoft; and Roel De Vries, corporate vice-president and global head of marketing, communications and brand strategy at Nissan.

James Worrall, chief executive of Leaders, said: “The Sport Business Summit brings together the very top executives in sport to exchange knowledge and encourage deeper understanding throughout the industry. As a leading industry figure, Russell will make a fantastic contribution to this and we very much look forward to welcoming him to London.”

The Leaders Sport Business Summit is an exclusive invite only event, with 1,500 places available to director level executives in sport worldwide. To register your interest for the event, or to learn more about the Leaders Sport Business Summit, contact one of the team on +44 (0) 207 042 8666 or email enquiry@leadersinsport.com.