WHAT WE DO
Who we represent
|Track and Field Athletes
As sports agents, we handle clients from a variety of sports; from rugby, cricket, motor racing, golf, tennis, basketball, ice hockey, and the other professional sports.
Whatever your sport, if you are a professional athlete, or aspire to be one, call us to arrange a no obligation meeting with an experienced sports agent.
Whether you are seeking help on contract negotiations, or seeking sponsorship or endorsements, or need advice on media relations and generally raising your profile, Sports Business International can be of assistance to you.
Our core service
|Lead agent Stephen Baines (right)|
Player Management is our core activity and we provide a full service sports management service for professional athletes, including talented youngsters with the potential to play professional sport. Our expertise and experience is unmatched in the business, with all our clients guaranteed to receive the highest quality of service and personal attention.
What we do for our athletes
|Rugby player Shalk Burger|
Our services as sports agents are individually tailored to meet the needs of each of our clients. They include:
Disputes resolution between an employer and a professional athlete.
Contract negotiation, including renegotiation to true market level, and termination settlements.
Independent advice on insurance, pensions and financial planning.
Athlete representation at disciplinary proceedings and appeals.
Athlete representation on grievance procedures and for unfair dismissal claims.
Review contracts and provide pertinent advice and follow-up.
Provide advice on athlete's rights, including employment entitlement, intellectual property and media rights.
Maximise the commercial potential, including negotiating sponsorship agreements, advertising opportunities, personal appearances, product licensing and endorsements, merchandising and general promotional work.
Sports Business International understands the needs of todays professional sportsmen and women. We represent the most talented of competitors and guarantee the highest standards of integrity and loyalty to every one of our clients.
All of our clients are provided with a coordinated and personal service designed to maximise their income, provide support in the management of their personal affairs, and to prepare them for a secure, post-career future.
Sports Business Internationals services include:
Strong contract negotiations
Relationships and contacts with professional team management
Assistance with personal financial planning
Performance coaching and mentoring
Career planning and counselling
Sports Business uses a thoroughly screened group of professionals in key associate roles. We are committed to establishing associate relationships with the very best professional advisors and, as an example, Sports Business has appointed the highly respected legal firm of Eversheds as its legal advisors and Hargreaves Lansdown as its financial advisers.
Eversheds has a network of offices throughout the UK and internationally, including in Cardiff and London and their experts will be advising us on the critical legal issues that impact on the sports business, particularly on employment and contractual matters so crucial for the professional sportsmen and women we represent.
All of our associates are selected for their talent, knowledge, and compatibility with the company ethos and will be used to offer professional advice and support in the following areas:
Media training and preparation
Real estate planning and purchases
Financial planning and insurance
Accounting and tax services
We are available as and when required to assist our clients with any help or advice they need. We provide the thorough, personalised, one-on-one service that talented athletes need to thrive. This enables them to focus on doing what they do best: compete at the highest levels in their chosen sport.
Whatever stage you are in your playing or coaching career, Sports Business will help you maximise your commercial value and get you to the next level.
If you need trustworthy and experienced professional sports management, get in touch right away to arrange a no obligation meeting to enable us to outline what we can do for you. You can contact us by email at:firstname.lastname@example.org, or write to us with your CV in the strictest confidence. A discreet meeting will be arranged with you at mutual convenience.