TIMO LUMME, Television & Marketing Director, International Olympic Committee
“Nick Chesworth was a key IMG executive working across International Olympic Committee (IOC) Regional Media Rights Sales Consultancy business for the period 2007 to 2020.
The role involved providing Market intelligence/ analysis, developing strategic recommendations and implementing formal Tender Processes in conjunction with the IOC executive team.
The regions covered include Europe, Asia and India by way of example. The relationship built up with IMG over the period of Nick’s involvement was successful and fruitful in terms of results.
At all times Nick was a model of professionalism and provided the highest level of client service.
I have no hesitation in recommending Nick for new assignments.”
MICK DESMOND, Commercial & Media Director, All England Lawn Tennis Club
“Nick Chesworth was the main IMG executive working across AELTC, The Championships, Wimbledon business for the period 2008 to 2020.
In this time he forged a close working relationship with both the AELTC executive and the AELTC Members having played a major role in all the major AELTC Media rights agreements conclude over the past 12 years.
The role performed by Nick and the team at IMG ranged from Market Analytics, Strategic advice through to sales transactions and Rights Holder management.”
IAN RITCHIE, Former CEO Rugby Football Union & Chairman of Premiership Rugby Ltd
“As Commercial Director at Premiership Rugby, Dominic played a key role in the development of Premiership Rugby’s commercial growth between 2012 and 2020.
In that time Premiership Rugby’s annual television revenue increased by 275% while the global television reach grew from 65million to over 600million households.
He developed incredibly strong relationships with the UK and international broadcast community in that time and has helped develop not only the value and reach of the Premiership Rugby television offering, but also the quality and volume of the output.
Dominic also played an important role in the advisory process for CVC Capital Partners in setting out a vision for growth that contributed to a company valuation of £750million and subsequent £200million investment by the private equity house.”
VINCE K. McMAHON, Chairman & CEO, World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)
“Dom worked at WWE for over 10 years and was instrumental in developing the global footprint of the WWE brand by generating lucrative strategic broadcast partnerships around the world.”
NIGEL WOOD, Chairman of International Rugby League & Former CEO SuperLeague
“As Head of UK Sales for IMG, Ben was the Account Director for the sport of Rugby League from 2006-2020. He helped us achieve huge media growth during that time both for the domestic SuperLeague and the Rugby League World Cups in 2013 and 2017”.