About Us

ABOUT US / Meet The Team

Who we are? EIS creates world class sporting events launched by industry experts from London, UK and between them have over 50 years of professional experience within the events industry in the private and public sectors. With the team having a natural passion for sport, EIS wanted to connect affluent senior sport industry trailblazers and creating crucial industry intelligence to drive sport forward on and off the field of performance. Understanding the key criteria for developing collaborative partnerships to mitigate risk when investing in the emerging markets of sport.

Leon Walton
Co-Founder

As Co-Founder and with over 20 years professional experience in events, Leon has a natural passion and enclyclopedic knowledge for sport. His career has included numerous high-level roles within finance and commercial divisions within events. Leon is a life-long Spurs fan, is Head of Youth Development for his local soccer team and lives in Essex with his wife and his three girls. 

Leon thoughts on events:
I have always dreamed of trying to bridge the gap between grassroots and the professional game of all sports. I feel there is a distinct lack of continuity and EIS will certainly bridge this gap”

E: leon.walton@everythinginsport.com

Joe Smith
Co-Founder

A Sport enthusiast with over 15 years in the event sector, Joe Co-Founded EIS looking to put his knowledge of the industry and produce and hold premium sport events. Joe has worked extensively across the globe launching and establishing events in regions such as North America, Africa, Australasia and Europe. Joe is a big rugby fan and has always followed his local team Saracens with his wife and young son attending the games.

Joe’s thoughts on events:
“The opportunity to connect organisations and individuals in the passionate world of sport is something EIS accomplishes through face to face networking and leading content in all fields relating to all sports. EIS Events provides an opportunity that any organisation would find priceless when looking to achieve their next goal”

E: joe.smith@everythinginsport.com