With over 27 years of experience in sports business and management, Andrea has worked with prominent stakeholders in football, golf, F1, rugby, and winter sports, and has consulted in over 40 countries. Andrea has an extensive knowledge in sports business planning, valuation, and project management, and his experiences advising on development and financing issues related to football stadia, golf resorts, and master planned communities.
How has the world's most popular sport evolved over the last 15 years and how has the business side of football developed? What were the turning points that changed the way the sport is organised economically? How has the sport adapted to these global changes and why is it important for football to incorporate these new trends, which are developing at an enormous speed, into its daily operations in order to maintain its position as an industry leader?