MANAGING PRINCIPAL, MSP SPORTS CAPITAL
CHAIRMAN, GLOBAL SPORTS, MORGAN LEWIS

WHY: Former sports agent and partner of Leigh Steinberg turned sports executive and owner, including stints with San Diego Padres and Arizona Diamondbacks.

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RECENT: Soccer focus of late; MSP investments in 2019 included second division teams in Spain, Portugal. Aims to employ Moneyball-type analytics on player acquisitions and team strategy. This summer saw MSP invest in Waasland-Beveren, team in Belgium’s top domestic league.

NOTABLE: $800M sale of Padres in 2012 was the third-highest price for MLB franchise at the time. Founded sports law center at Villanova, where he studied, along with UCLA.