Speakers Hall of Fame

Prof Dr Uğur Erdener

President, SportAccord, ASOIF Representative

President, World Archery (WA)

Lars Lundov

Sport Event Denmark


Roger Mitchell

Podcaster, Founding CEO of the Scottish Professional Football League

Author of ‘Sport’s Perfect Storm’

Yiannis Exarchos

Chief Executive Officer


Chris Boardman

Olympic Gold Medallist and World Champion Cyclist

Chair of Sport England and Commissioner of Active Travel England

Alice Dearing

Olympic Marathon Swimmer & Gamer

Global Diversity Advocate

Mark Rein

Vice President and Co-Founder
Epic Games

Dame Katherine Grainger

UK Sport

Tom Wagner

Co-founder and Co-managing member
Knighthead Capital Management, LLC
Michael Evans, the president of Alibaba Group and one of the SportAccord's speakers, presenting during a conference.

Sébastien Foucan

Freerunning Founder/Instructor & Public Speaker

Michael Evans

President of Alibaba Group

Sir Martin Sorrell

Former CEO, WPP

Portrait of Thomas Bach OLY, the president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and a stellar speaker at SportAccord.
Marzena Bogdanowicz, Head of Marketing of Women’s Football at the English Football Association and a SportAccord speaker.

Thomas Bach OLY

President of the International Olympic Committee

Marzena Bogdanowicz

Head of Marketing and Commercial, Women’s Football
English Football Association

Lisa O’Keefe

Secretary General
International Working Group (IWG) on Women and Sport Secretariat & Conference 2022 – 2026
H.E. Ban Ki-Moon, The 8th Secretary General of the United Nations, in a black suit speaking during a SportAccord conference.

H.E. Ban Ki-moon

The 8th Secretary General of the United Nations

Michael Lynagh

Former Australian Rugby fly-half; commentator, Sky Sports

Deon Newman, Chief Marketing Officer of IBM Asia Pacific, sharing insights from the industry at the SportAccord Conference.

Deon Newman

Head of Strategy and Chief Marketing Officer, IBM Asia Pacific

Zarah Al-Kudcy, speaking into a microphone while presenting a keynote address during the SportAccord summit in Bangkok.

Zarah Al-Kudcy

Commercial Partnerships, Formula 1

Charlie Denson, the former president of Nike and one of the SportAccord's speakers, dressed in a black elegant suit.

Charlie Denson

Former President, Nike

Gregory Bolle, the head of global sponsorships & sales at LaLiga captured sitting in a chair during a SportAccord event.

Gregory Bolle

LaLiga Head of Global Sponsorships & Sales

Angela Ruggiero

CEO and cofounder of Boston’s Sports Innovation Lab

John Amaechi OBE

Managing Director of Amaechi Performance Systems

Boris Johnson

Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Mayor of London

Tom Glick

Former COO, City Football Group Now President of the NFL’s Carolina Panthers

Dale Vince

Chairman of Forest Green Rovers and Founder/Owner of Ecotricity