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Mike Farnan

Mike Farnan
CEO & Founder
Howard Thomas

Howard Thomas
COO & MD Redstrike Rugby
Harry Burch

Harry Burch
Marketing Director
Simon Bytheway

Simon Bytheway
Commercial Director
Terry Robinson

Terry Robinson
MD Redstrike Football
Marcus Day

Marcus Day
MD Redstrike Golf
Motorsports

TBA
MD Redstrike Motorsports
Howard Thomas

Howard Thomas
Redstrike Rugby
Oliver Simpson

Oliver Simpson
Account Manager
Gavin O’Luanaigh

Gavin O’Luanaigh
CEO Redstrike Asia
Edward O’Luanaigh

Edward O’Luanaigh
CBDO Redstrike Asia
Helen Zhang

Helen Zhang
Lead Asia Advisor
Wayne Openshaw

Wayne Openshaw
Redstrike Eastern Europe
Adam Brown

Adam Brown
CEO Redstrike Africa
Alex Nekrassov

Alex Nekrassov
Redstrike Academies
Anthony Gee

Anthony Gee
Redstrike Academies
Asya Ekinci

Asya Ekinci
Redstrike Academies
Nikki Farnan

Nikki Farnan
Head of Operations
Tony Qaja

Tony Qaja
Business Development
Brian Melzack

Brian Melzack
Business Development
Kevin Paxton

Kevin Paxton
Head of Sports Science
Tom Ryan

Tom Ryan
Head Of Strength & Conditioning

Non-executive Team

Roger Nagioff

Roger Nagioff
Chairman

Roger is a Founding Partner of JRJ Group, a private equity investment firm with a core focus on financial services and real estate. Prior to co-founding JRJ Group, he served in various senior executive positions within Lehman Brothers, holding leadership roles in a number of business lines. Roger brings corporate oversight and good governance practices to Redstrike

Paul Monahan

Paul Monahan
NED

Paul is a leading entrepreneur in sports technology and created the ‘GolfGraffix’ app. He is also the founder of leading athlete performance monitoring software, Metrifit. Paul also has considerable experience in real estate.

Jim Wright

Jim Wright
NED

Jim is very well known throughout the motorsport industry with a career spanning nearly 40 years. He spent twelve years working for Frank Williams at Williams F1 and is currently is Group Commercial Director at Andretti Autosport

Geoff Baker

Geoff Baker
NED

Geoff is a qualified lawyer in Australia and Hong Kong with a Commerce degree, a Law degree and MBA. For the past 10 years he has been a director of ASF Group Ltd, a diversified Australian listed investment company and therefore brings extensive experience and understanding of the exciting yet complex region of China and Oceania.

Bryan Tyrrell

Bryan Tyrrell
NED

Mr Tyrrell is an investment and business analyst with over 25 years experience. He has been involved in the acquisition and restructuring of numerous companies across multiple sectors and has personally established and grown a number of separate ventures. Mr Tyrrell combines the discipline of the detached analysis required when buying a business with invaluable experience of running a business on the ground. This perspective enables Redstrike to combine its sports industry acumen with proven business oversight. Brian graduated with an honours degree in Business Studies (Finance) from Dublin City University followed by postgraduate studies with the Society of Investment Analysts of Ireland and the Institute of Investment Management and Research UK. Brian is also a Fellow of the Chartered Society For Securities and Investments UK and a member of the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute.

Geoff Baker

John O’Reilly
NED

For over 25 years John O’Reilly has been involved in all aspects of construction, property development, property management and real estate sales. Mr O’Reilly is a New York licensed Real estate professional, a co-founder of New York Property Fund LLC (NYPF) and founding partner in a leading new York real estate firm. He is an active member of the Real Estate Board of New York. Prior to his involvement with NYPF. Mr O’Reilly ran his own construction company for over 10 years.
While John continues to be involved in US real estate activities he is now also focusing on the Irish Real Estate market.

Ahmet Iplikci

Ahmet Iplikci
NED

Mr. Iplikci is the Founding Partner and Managing Director of Ishtar Advisory Limited which provides strategic advice to funds and large international groups on access to investment and business growth opportunities and fund-raising, especially in Emerging Markets. He is a board member of Banco Finantia and Strategic Board Advisor to Carduus Investment Advisors ,and Senior Advisor to Turkish Prime Minister’s Office.