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Meet the Lecturers

World renowned lecturers with expertise from 50+ clubs

At the PFA Business School, we pride ourselves on the expertise and varied backgrounds of our faculty, which includes renowned practitioners from around the world. Our esteemed teachers not only share their knowledge, but also bring their unique know-how and experiences to the classroom. With perspectives from up to 13 different countries, our students gain a truly global vision of football.

Additionally, we utilise the most advanced digital resources and methodologies to continuously improve the impact of our virtual programs. Through engaging webinars, tailored content, interactive forums, and offline cases, we maintain a strong connection with our students and maximize their learning experience.

Leaders in Football

 

Lecturers

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Sudarshan Gopaladesikan

Head of Data Analytics, Atlanta B.C and Former Player.

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Riz Rehman

EDI Executive.

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Fern Whelan

Women’s Football EDI Executive.

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David McArdle

Head of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion at EFL.

Kris Irwin

Kris Irwin

Strategic Wellbeing Manager at The PFA.

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Steve Cooke

Director of Academy at Seattle Sounders.

Monique Choudhuri

Monique Choudhuri

Director at Brentford FC and Women in Football Board Member.

Jason Lee

Jason Lee

Senior EDI Education Executive.

Terry Angus

Terry Angus

PFA Community Equalities Executive and former player.

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Carlos Bocanegra

Sporting Director at Atlanta MLS.

Daniel Geey - Sheridans

Daniel Geey

Sports and entertainment lawyer, Partner in the Sports Group at Sheridans.

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Dr Stewart Desson

Association for Business Psychology Board Member and CEO Lumina Learning.

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Fran Garagarza

Sporting Director at FC Español.

Guido Happe

Guido Happe

CEO Board Academy, Mentor, German Professional Sport Aid Foundation.

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Heidi Pellerano

Chief commercial officer in Concacaf.

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Hemen Tseayo

Strategic Development Director, Tottenham Hotspur FC.

Jane Purdon

Jane Purdon

Director, Women in Football. Chair of the Professional Game.

Jon MacKenzie

Jon MacKenzie

Executive Producer, Tifo Football / The Athletic.

Lee Richardson

Lee Richardson

Performance Psychologist at Liverpool FC.

Leon Mann

Leon Mann

Founder of BCOMS and co-founder of the Football Black List.

Luis Garcia

Luis Garcia

Investment Manager, MAPFRE AM.

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