ABOUT US

ABOUT US2018-08-28T12:51:56+00:00

THE PIVOT SPORT TEAM

Teresa Aguilar
Teresa AguilarCEO
Teresa is CEO of Pivot Sport.
She has more than 15 years experience in advisory and management consulting, and was involved in other ventures in advisory and digital marketing prior to Pivot Sport.
Teresa holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School. She loves fitness, skiing and is passionate about women in sport.
Rachel Jones
Rachel JonesAssociate Director
Rachel is an Associate Director, focusing on commercial operations and finance.
Prior to joining Pivot Sport, Rachel was head of finance and operations for a technology company based across the UK, Finland and Singapore. Previously, she worked at PwC in the London advisory business and Singapore’s M&A practice.
Rachel holds an MA in Modern History from the University of Oxford and is a qualified member of the ICAEW.
She enjoys running, skiing and diving.
Atul Kaila
Atul KailaCTO
Atul is the Chief Technology Officer and Big Data Architect.
He has over 15 years of experience in banking, insurance and retail projects in the areas of Business Intelligence (BI) / Data Warehousing (DW) projects and software development.
Atul has extensively worked on more than 10 complete project lifecycles following the typical SDLC process (Plan, design, development and support).
His favourite sports are Formula 1, Football and Cricket.
John Goodyear
John GoodyearSenior Consultant
John is a Senior Consultant.
He has experience in applying big data analytics technology to real client business issues, and solving them from both a conceptual perspective as well as a data analysis one.
Before joining Pivot Sport, John worked for L.E.K. Consulting across a broad range of industries. He studied Mechanical Engineering (MEng) at the University of Bath, including work placements at Dyson and McLaren Racing.
Passionate about sports, he is a keen football player, supporter of Hull City, skier and Formula 1 fan.
Marcelo Hinojosa
Marcelo HinojosaConsultant
Marcelo is a Consultant.
He has previous experience working as a researcher at MRG International, a non-profit organisation. Marcelo is based in London and holds an MA in Public Policy from King’s College London, and a BA in Business Management from Regent’s University.
He is passionate about sports and practises football, skiing, and squash as often as possible.
Christina Pombo
Christina PomboExecutive Assistant
Christina is a professional Executive Assistant, with extensive experience in the education sector, specialising in international and qualification development relations and the travel industry.
In her experience, she has supported a range of Senior Managers and Executive Directors across various industries.
Christina has a Joint BA(Hons) in European Studies and Spanish from London Metropolitan University.
Christina practises yoga, enjoys running and plays badminton.
Nacho Rios
Nacho RiosNon-Executive Director
Nacho is a Non-Executive Director and has more than 20 years of experience in consulting, focusing on media, telecommunications and infrastructure.
Prior to joining Pivot Sport, Nacho was a Senior Partner for 5 years at Bain & Company in Spain, where he lead the Iberia Industrial Goods and Services (IGS) and EMEA Infrastructure Practices. Prior to this, he was a Senior Partner at Monitor Group, where he worked for 16 years in the TMT practice.
Nacho holds an MS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and an MSc in Mechanical Engineering.
Nacho is based in Madrid and practices golf, snowboarding, swimming and is passionate about football.
Richard Styles
Richard StylesNon-Executive Director
Richard is a Non-Executive Director and has over 25 years of experience in the technology and sports industries. He played a key role in the huge success of Morse Group, which became 3i’s most successful ever investment, selling his stake in the business in 1998 as part of a secondary MBO. He also founded Kitbag.com, an e-commerce business, which was successfully sold in 2006 at a time when the sector was in the aftermath of the dot com crash. Richard has recently transition out of his role as Chairman of Pulse Films, where he played a leading role in growing the company’s turnover from £2.5m in 2008 to £29m in 2014. He currently holds a number of other UK directorships in addition to his role at Pivot Sport.
Paul Vaughan
Paul VaughanSenior Commercial Advisor
Paul is a Senior Commercial Advisor and has over 35 years of experience in the sport and leisure marketing industry.
Throughout his career, he has founded and co-lead multiple leading rights holders and marketing agencies, providing strategic advise at launching and developing successful live consumer engagement initiatives, such as The Stella Artois Grass Court Championships, The Heineken European Cup and The Whitbread Round the World Race.
Teresa Aguilar
Teresa AguilarCEO
Teresa is CEO of Pivot Sport.
She has more than 15 years experience in advisory and management consulting, and was involved in other ventures in advisory and digital marketing prior to Pivot Sport.
Teresa holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School. She loves fitness, skiing and is passionate about women in sport.
Rachel Jones
Rachel JonesAssociate Director
Rachel is an Associate Director at Pivot Sport, focusing on commercial operations and finance.
Prior to joining Pivot Sport, Rachel was head of finance and operations for a technology company based across the UK, Finland and Singapore. Previously, she worked at PwC in the London advisory business and Singapore’s M&A practice.
Rachel holds an MA in Modern History from the University of Oxford and is a qualified member of the ICAEW.
She enjoys running, skiing and diving.
Atul Kaila
Atul KailaBig Data Solutions Architect
Atul is Big Data Architect at Pivot Sport.
He has over 15 years of experience in Banking, Insurance and Retail Projects in the areas of Business Intelligence (BI) / Data Warehousing (DW) projects and Software Development.
Extensively worked on more than 10 complete project lifecycles following the typical SDLC process (Plan, design, development and support).
His favourite sports are Formula 1, Football and Cricket.
John Goodyear
John GoodyearSenior Consultant
John is a Senior Consultant at Pivot Sport.
He has experience in applying big data analytics technology to real client business issues, and solving them from both a conceptual perspective as well as a data analysis one.
Before joining Pivot Sport, John worked for L.E.K. Consulting across a broad range of industries. He studied Mechanical Engineering (Meng) at the University of Bath, including work placements at Dyson and McLaren Racing.
Passionate about sports, he is a keen footballer player, supporter of Hull City, skier and Formula 1 fan.
Marcelo Hinojosa
Marcelo HinojosaJunior Consultant
Marcelo is a Junior Consultant at Pivot Sport.
He has previous experience working as a researcher at MRG International, a non-profit organization. Marcelo is based in London and holds an MA in Public Policy from King’s College London, and a BA in Business Management from Regent’s University.
He is passionate about sports, and practises football, skiing, and squash as often as possible.
Christina Pombo
Christina Pombo
Christina Pombo is a professional Executive Assistant, with extensive experience in the Education sector, specialising in international and qualification development relations and the travel industry.
In her experience, she has supported a range of Senior Managers and Executive Directors and has knowledge in operational development, drawing up contracts as well as extensive coordination abilities and advanced proofreading skills.
Christina spent a year living in Spain where she became a Graduate with Joint BA(Hons) in European Studies and Spanish from London Metropolitan University.
Christina is based in London, practices yoga, enjoys running and is a keen walker.

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