Michael Leavey is a seasoned cross-platform media executive with expertise in sport and entertainment management. With his years of experience in this sector, he has managed media organizations, led start-up businesses, and navigated negotiations for broadcast syndication models and media rights.
Leavey holds an MBA in Business from Cranfield University in the UK, and a Bachelor's Degree in Social Sciences from the University of Hull.
Throughout his career, he has held various executive positions, including Executive Director at Arsenal F.C, CEO at 10DUKE SOFTWARE LTD., Commercial Director at Ashley, Managing Director at Mondus, and European Business Development Director at VNU Business Media. He has also worked as a Non-Executive Director at DUGOUT, and as a consultant for various businesses.
Leavey's in-depth understanding of business management and board-level responsibility is complemented by his specialized expertise in talent acquisition. He has also served as a Non-Executive Director in multiple sectors.
With a wide range of experience in general management of cross-platform media organizations, Leavey has proven his skills in sports media rights negotiations and broadcast syndication models.