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About Bristol Sport

Using the collective power of our sporting group to drive sustainable success.

 

We are the team behind the team.

A commercially focused company driving the off-field success of our clubs and venues.

Our goal is to be champions in all that we do, elevating Bristol as a dynamic, exciting fixture on the global sport and entertainment map.

Bristol Sport also promotes access to professional sport and participation in sport across all age and capability ranges through the work of our Bristol Sport Foundation and associated charities.

It is part of a group of sports companies owned by Stephen Lansdown CBE. Bristol Sport is based at Ashton Gate Stadium and oversees the business, commercial and operational interests of its affiliated clubs which include Bristol City Football Club, Bristol Bears Rugby Club, Bristol Flyers Basketball, Bristol City Women's Football, Bristol Bears Women and Ashton Gate Stadium.

The Team

BOARD
Chairman: Jon Lansdown
Directors: Mark Kelly & Gavin Marshall

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
Ashton Gate Managing Director: Mark Kelly
Group CFO: Gavin Marshall
Group Head of Communications: Lisa Knights

MANAGEMENT
Head of Ticketing: Jenny Hutchinson
Head of Commercial and Hospitality: Justine Kebby
Head of HR: Catherine Dean
Head of Marketing: Charlie Lincoln
Head of Retail & Wholesale: Jess Berry
Head of Communications: Tom Tainton

ASHTON GATE STADIUM MANAGEMENT
Head of Venue & Events: Jenny Hutchinson
Executive Head Chef: George Opondo
Catering Operations Manager: Mike Keeling
Ashton Gate Projects & Asset Manager: Peter Smith
Head of Safety & Security: Dave Storr
General Manager: Ross Wormald

BRISTOL SPORT FOUNDATION
Chief Community Officer: Ben Breeze
Corporate Partnerships Manager: Paul Glanville
Head of Operations: Rob Webber