We are CSM. Part of the Chime Challenger Network for challenger clients.
Together, our leaders have decades of experience across sport, entertainment, media, lifestyle, social impact and mega events.
After more than 10 years growing our constituent agency Essentially, Matt moved across to lead our global business. Outside of his family, his passions are golf, West Ham and a decent drop of wine.
Seb was Chairman of the London Organising Committee for the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games, having previously been Chairman of the London 2012 bid company.
Jim was CEO of the business for 5 years before taking on the role of Deputy Chairman. He played reasonable rugby in the last century and is married with 4 children.
Mike moved to Abu Dhabi in 2009 having spent 8 years in London working on campaigns for an array of global brands. He is a keen sportsman and tries his hand at golf, tennis, cricket & wakeboarding.
David is an Associate Director within the Middle East team. He heads up PR and Comms across a range of clients including DP World and UAE Team Emirates.
In 2000, Kevin set up Frontiers Group with his brother, Matthew. Kevin has a specific focus on client retention & acquisition.
Ben has over 14 years experience consulting for brands, rights holders and governing bodies across multiple markets. He is a lifelong Manchester United fan and passionate England cricket supporter.
David’s involvement in the industry spans over 12 years, with direct experience working on the European/Asian Golf tours, Rugby World Cup, Australian & Abu Dhabi F1 and the Australian Open Tennis.
Oli joined us in 2015, having previously worked for four years at the leading sports law firm, Charles Russell Speechlys. He now heads up our legal team across EMEA and APAC.
Since arriving in the UAE, Sophie has delivered events across the region for many high profile clients. Her work encompasses the conceptual development of events & turning those ideas into reality.
Paul has brought some of the biggest brands into motorsport across multiple markets. Outside of work, you'll find him on a spin bike or at the Stoop watching the Quins.
John has amassed over 15 years experience in the Project and Account Management areas of sport events. A qualified Management Accountant, John builds successful teams to deliver event requirements.
Charlotte joined us as Group People & Talent Director in February 2015. Prior to this, she was HR Director for iLUKA.
Rainer is our CFO, focusing on continuous integration and efficiency improvement efforts. In his free time, he is a keen supporter of F1 and enjoys spending time with his family.
David has extensive experience in sports marketing and joined us from the Royal Bank of Scotland, where he served as the head of group brand and marketing.
Aled runs our Strategy & Consultancy offering, helping brands make informed sponsorship decisions. Away from work, he is most likely to be feeding a voracious need to visit new cities.
A brand marketing professional for 20 years, Chris now leads our motorsports team for EMEA & APAC. Outside of work, he is most likely to be spending time with his family or watching Gloucester rugby.
We are brave, open, curious and collaborative. We're guided by these principles, that combined with our values, form a code of conduct with each other and with our clients.
We look for the simplest route to the best solutions
The people we are trying to connect
with aren’t in our offices. Inspiration,
opportunities and ideas are found where
our audience is - in the real world.
We mean and do what we say. No egos. One team. What matters is knowing
that what we do is driving our clients’ success.
We are mobile, flexible, fast, effective and efficient. We’re global and we’re local and we make that work to meet our clients’ needs.
Whatever service we are providing, we believe our best is yet to come. Our clients trust us to deliver meaningful work that produces measurable results every time.
It’s not about fitting into our culture, it’s about adding to it. We value a diversity of perspectives driven by different life experiences. We listen. We learn. We are better and smarter because of our people.
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