What we do

InSport Education provides a range of sports business education services for individuals, businesses, and higher education.

  • Online courses for learners kickstarting or accelerating their career in sport

  • Bespoke L&D and CPD education programmes for businesses

  • Study abroad programmes and supplementary learning material for higher education institutions

Meet the Team

UK Academic Director, InSport Education

Dr Rob Wilson

Rob is Head of Department at Sheffield Business School and a leading sport finance expert and football business consultant. He has more than 20 years’ experience in the sport business sector and brings a wealth of experience as a creative educator. Rob specialises in financial reporting, management accounting and economic decision-making processes in sport organisations. Alongside his teaching interests, he has published 5 books and has a prolific media profile.

Chair, InSport Education

Dame Heather Rabbatts

Heather has a distinguished background in football, from being Executive Deputy Chair of Millwall FC through to becoming the first woman member of the board of The Football Association. Heather is the chair of Vero, the strategic communications business famed for its work on successful Olympic and major event bidding and founder of the Women's Sports Group, a new agency designed to create opportunities to enhance women's sport. Heather is also chair of InSport Education and an Ambassador for Women in Football.

Senior Advisor, InSport Education

Lord Colin Moynihan

Lord Colin Moynihan is a former UK Minister for Sport and Chairman of the British Olympic Association. He is an Olympic silver medallist and currently sits in the House of Lords, and is a member of the All-Party Parliamentary Committee on Sport, Modern Slavery and Human Rights. He is also a member of the International Olympic Committee’s Commission for Public Affairs and Social Development through Sport. Colin is also a Senior Advisor to InSport Education.

Commercial Director at InSport Education

Dan Parr

Dan has over 20 years’ experience in the sport and entertainment industry helping brands and businesses leverage the power of sport to drive commercial returns. In 2019 he returned to the UK after 14 years in Hong Kong where he established and grew the Asia office for CSM Sport and Entertainment, the international agency chaired by Lord Coe. He has built high-performance international teams that deliver award-winning work for brands across multiple sectors.

Business Development Manager at InSport Education

Will Gardner

Will has a background in education and media, including digital and print. He works on the design and delivery of InSport Education's digital products, social media platforms, and helps coordinate our bespoke education programmes for businesses and higher education.