Tom is an expert business development adviser with specialism in community asset transfers, sustainable growth strategies and raising funding for sports groups. Tom is the Lead Consultant on our projects ensuring our clients receive expert strategic advice and working with our other specialist Consultants and Associates as required for each project
Richard is a Chartered Accountant and trained in law, specialising in corporate finance, equity and debt fundraising he has turned his focus to Social Investment and was instrumental in setting up the Blackburn Rovers Supporters Trust group of social enterprises and charities, and is now a leading Impact Investment specialist working in Social Finance.
Lead Financial Analyst
Paul is a Chartered Accountant who previously worked in accountancy practice and the infrastructure industry. He has completed the On Purpose programme; a one year fellowship designed to develop leaders in the social enterprise sector. He specialises in developing financial models to plan business growth, acquire funding and ensure long-term sustainability. Paul joined Sporting Assets in July 2015.
Pete is an experienced business consultant with a passion for sport and social enterprise. Before joining Sporting Assets he designed and led two of Sport England’s national programmes for grass roots sports clubs. As a Chartered Accountant at PwC he spent 15 years advising businesses and sport sector VCSEs across a range of business and tax issues.
Simona has worked at Brisbane Broncos, firstly as the sport and recreation officer and later as the coaching and development manager. He also co-founded West Brisbane Panthers RLFC Ltd, a new rugby league club in the Brisbane A Grade competition. Simona has first hand knowledge of how sports clubs operate both from a coaching and an operating perspective.
Mike is a vastly experienced qualified Project and Programme Manager that specialises in the delivery of sports facility developments including designing and managing the procurement processes, large and small.