Jack Gillibrand is the Centre Manager for Soccer5s, a 5 & 7 a-side State of the art 3G Football Centre in Australia.
Jack started his sports business career in United Kingdom working on sales for Play Football. In 2011, whilst working as Head of Youth Recruitment at Blackpool Football Club, he founded Blackpool Elite Soccer, a junior football academy in the North West of England. After several years of building his career in UK, Jack made the move down under to Australia as Centre Manager at Soccer5s in Melbourne.
Soccer5s is a state of the art 5 and 7 a-side social football centre revolutionising Australian soccer. His main roles include overseeing day to day operations, strategy planning & business development as well as the marketing and sales of Soccer5s.
In Australia he recently co- founded Matchday, a sport management platform which looks to streamline social sport business’ whistle improving the player and fan experience.
In 2018, he became the President of Small Sided Football Association, an association that aims to develop a pathway for players from grassroots to excellence through small sided football across Melbourne at multiple venues for miniroos & juniors.
Connect with Jack Gillibrand on Twitter @jack_gillibrand, LinkedIn and Slack @Jack GIllibrand
Find out more about Soccer5s at soccer5s.com