Simon Chadwick

Professor, Director of Eurasian Sport
EM Lyon

Professor Simon Chadwick is a researcher, writer, academic, consultant and speaker with more than twenty-five years experience in the global sport industry. He is Director of Eurasian Sport at Emlyon Business School (based in Paris & Shanghai), a global-top-50 ranked, triple accredited business school. Chadwick is also Professor of the Eurasian Sport Industry and Director of CESI - the Centre for Eurasian Sport. In addition, he co-founded and co-directs the China Soccer Observatory (University of Nottingham, UK), and is a Founding Editor of GeoSport, a digital sports platform created by the French Institute for International and Strategic Affairs. Chadwick has particular expertise working at the intersection of sport, business, politics and technology, specifically in a Eurasian context.