Paul Smith

Paul has more than 20-years’ experience in the sports industry working across a range major events and tournaments including three summer Olympic Games and the 2015 Rugby World Cup. He is currently Head of City Partnerships for the ECB, working with the host cities of the 2017 & 2019 ICC tournaments to deliver a range of city based activities in order to broaden the reach of each tournament and add value to the host cities.

Paul was previously Head of City Delivery for England 2015 where he was responsible for the largest Fanzone program in RWC history, including a live screening of the Final in Trafalgar Square. Prior to that Paul was Sponsorship Manager for Cadbury delivering their award winning London 2012 activation campaign and he has also worked for the International Tennis Federation, NBA Europe and the agency Fasttrack.