fcbusiness Interviews: Prof Simon Chadwick - Newcastle United Takeover

Prof Simon Chadwick discusses the geopolitics and issues that surround the proposed takeover of Newcastle United by a Saudi backed consortium.



Bio: Prof Simon Chadwick is Director of the Centre for Eurasian Sport Industry and Professor of Eurasian Sport Industry. He works at the intersection of elite professional sport, business and geopolitics, and has a particular interest in brands, sponsorship, social media business strategy, and industrial policy. During almost twenty-five years in sport, he has worked with some of the industry’s leading organisations including UEFA, FC Barcelona, Adidas, and Mastercard. His views on the sport industry are routinely reported by the likes of CNN, CGTN, the Wall Street Journal and the Financial Times.


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