Become a Member

We pride ourselves on having a diverse and forward-thinking Board that includes both independent and non-independent individuals. We have a highly experienced board that offers a wide variety of skills and expertise in the sports, legal, finance and medical sectors.

The Board

  • Peter Rowley OBE, Independent Chairman
  • Ashley Metcalfe, Chief Executive Officer
  • Malcolm Boyd, Non-Executive Director
  • Dr Mike Irani, Non-Executive Director
  • Patrick Roberts, Non-Executive Director and Head of Audit Committee 
  • David Knaggs, Independent Board Member
  • Guy Taylor, Independent Board Member and Head of BWL performance committee 
  • Michele Verroken, Independent Board Member
  •  Catherine Eastham, Independent Board Member and Head of BWL Development and          Commercial 
  • Kelly Sotherton, Independent Board Member

To contact a member of the board, please email 

Mark Martin- Company Secretary 


Peter Rowley To Step Down as Chair

Members of Staff

Our staff are at the heart of everything we do and we are incredibly proud of their commitment, professionalism and expertise.

Events Team

Finance and General Office

Workforce Team

Commercial and Marketing Team

Performance Team

Development Team