Lisa has eleven years experience in commercial partnerships, and a unique perspective on the ability of sports talent to drive forward positive social change.
Lisa's particular expertise is focused on strategy creation, commercial partnership development and delivery, project management, communications and foundation management for a range of clients including Legal & General, the International Olympic Committee, Brian Dawkins Impact Foundation and UN Patron of the Oceans Lewis Pugh.
She previously spent ten years at the head of thinkBeyond’s sister agency thinkBeyond Talent. Offering both management and strategic advisory to talent who care about their role in the world, Lisa specialised in creating values driven talent narratives, positioning and commercial development to blend good business with positive social change. Clients included Michael Johnson, Tanni Grey-Thompson, Will Greenwood, Carl Frampton and Kate and Helen Richardson-Walsh. She has worked with commercial and media partners including Virgin Media, Etihad, Land Rover, HSBC, JPMorgan, Aviva, Dove, MasterCard, Microsoft, BMW, Visa, Simon & Schuster, BBC, Sky, ITV and the Telegraph.
Lisa Markey has been featured in media outlets and spoken on a diverse range of topics for organizations around the world.