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

  • Angus Kinnear - Chairman
  • Matthew Curtain - Chief Executive Officer
  • Philip Edmondson - Non-Executive Director
  • Jenny Tong- Non Executive Director
  • Kelly Sotherton - Independent Board Member (Chair of the BWL Performance Committee) 
  • Rupinder Ashworth - Independent Board Member (Chair of the Commercial & Development Committee)
  • Neill Wood - Independent Board Member (Chair of the Audit Committee)
  • Sheona Southern – Independent Board Member
  • Mark Martin - Company Secretary

BWL Athlete Representatives:

  • TBC (Para-Powerlifting) 
  • Emily Campbell (Olympic Weightlifting)

To contact a member of the board, please email 

Members of Staff

View the full staff organogram here

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

Events Team

Education Team

Performance Team (Para Powerlifting)

Performance Team (Olympic Weightlifting)

Finance and General Office Team

Marketing and Communications Team

Sport Development Team


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