Oliver Ciesla

Oliver Ciesla has 20 years’ experience in the worldwide commercialisation of sports rights of clubs, federations and events.

Advisory Board Member

Organisation/CompanyWRC Promoter
PositionManaging Director
Industry Experience (yrs)7
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Company Profile

He worked at Lagardére Sports in various functions, including the marketing of international media rights of UEFA Euro 2008 and the English Premier League. He launched branch offices in Israel and Italy and marketed Italian Serie A team U.C. Sampdoria.

More recently he was managing director of German-based the sportsman media group, managing the company’s portfolio of TV and betting rights in football, volleyball, handball, tennis, ice hockey and many more.

Since 2010 he has been managing director of WRC Promoter, the commercial rights holder to the FIA World Rally Championship.