Sports Business


Sports Business Group.

Our team of business consultants work exclusively on sports assignments, bringing unparalleled commercial, financial, regulatory, taxation and general business knowledge from major sports to service your needs. We deliver the highest level of service and the best advice in financial and business disciplines across the whole geographical and sporting spectrum.

Issues and trends within the industry

Get ahead of the game
Whilst the hype around the power of ‘big data’ has only just started to seep into oak-panelled boardrooms and onto the pages of the corporate executive agenda, sporting organisations have been at the forefront of exploiting data to gain a competitive advantage for years.

Customer analysis and ticket revenue maximiser
An understanding of your fans/customers is a crucial input into attempts to maximise ticket revenues. We have developed a sophisticated approach – combining market research and satisfaction / price modelling – which uses a web-based customer survey of both season ticket holders and match-day fans as its main source of information.

Employer solutions
The Global Employer Services (GES) Group is one of the largest of its kind in the UK and specialises in developing solutions to the employment taxes challenges faced by clients. The GES sports team have advised leading Premier League football teams, county cricket teams and the UK governing bodies of the major global spectator sports.

Contract risk and compliance

Third party relationships are critical to meeting your sporting organisational objectives, maximising revenues, controlling costs and protecting your assets. L & S Accounting Firm’s Contract Risk and Compliance professionals can help improve the performance of third party relationships, and have recent, relevant sports business experience in a broad range of services