Jon is a senior member of his profession, with more than 35 years in industry including 18 years as a Partner/ Company Director, and renowned global expert in the planning and delivery of the world’s leading sporting events. Known for his passion for developing and sharing best practice, he is a specialist with over 30 years’ experience in major sports events and venue projects around the world and has been instrumental in the bidding, planning anddelivery of many of the world’s best loved sporting events.
As a Principal, Jon has been privileged to be involved with 18 major events over the past twelve years; including 5 Olympic Games (Summer and Winter),
6 World Cups, World Championships, major regional single sport and multisport Games. In 2011 Jon founded Sagacity MCS Limited to help client organisations to address the challenges faced in contemplating, bidding and preparing for hosting major sports events and equipping them to better perform the vital
Jon has travelled extensively throughout Europe, the Middle East, North and South Africa, Asia and the Americas advising and lecturing on the successful
planning and delivery of world events and venues, and sharing his experiences of working in international locations.
Extra curricula roles include membership of UKTI’s Global Sports Advisory Board and of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Olympics Programme Steering Group. Off the field of play, Jon can be found at his local swimming club where his voluntary roles include serving as Vice Chairman, Trustee & Director and as taxi driver and #1 supporter of three swimming daughters.