Wesport is a new boutique sports management agency that aims to make sports management more personal and more professional. We specialize in the representation of top performing athletes, work extensively with the corporate world and collaborate closely with leading national and international sports organizations and events.
By connecting the corporate world with the sports industry and creating partnerships, we help companies strengthen their brands. Our integrity, quality, reliability and dedication ensure successful long-term relationships in this fast-growing global industry.
Nu gör han comeback i tungvikt.
– Det är vår inkomst, jag har byggt upp mitt liv tack vare den här sporten, det här är vad jag är, säger ”The Mauler”.
Kiki Bertens ensured that the Mutua Madrid Open trophy will remain hers for another year after showing off her skills as a gamer during the inaugural Mutua Madrid Open Virtual Pro event.
Spanish tennis participant Pedro Martínez received his compatriot Pablo Andújar Thursday 6-1 and 6-4, and superior to the quarterfinals of the Rio de Janeiro Open.
No.2 seed Kiki Bertens surrendered just four games to cool off in-form Elena Rybakina and win her second straight title at the St. Petersburg Ladies’ Trophy.
Holger Vitus Nodskov Rune enjoyed a stunning season in 2019, winning a maiden Junior Grand Slam at Roland Garros and lifting silverware at the season-ending ITF Junior Finals in Chengdu
Nina Wennerström founded Wesport in 2014 and currently serves as the company’s CEO. Nina has over 14 years of experience within the international sports management industry and has throughout her career recruited and represented some of the best athletes in the world.
Nina leads Wesport across our entire client portfolio, ranging from representing our tennis and ice hockey players to serving as a sports marketing consultant to major corporations. With a mission to over-deliver, Nina motivates her team to accelerate through impact, creating a winning environment for our clients and staff.
Gerry Johannson is a veteran NHL agent with over 20 years in the business. He is the CEO and founder of The Sports Corporation, headquartered in Edmonton, Canada. As of 2019, Johansson has negotiated nearly $500 million in active contracts for 33 clients, including Carey Price, Ryan Getzlaf, Brayden Point and Brent Seabrook making Gerry one of the most powerful agents in the NHL. Gerry and TSC share the same vison, philosophy and professionalism in representing our players in the marketplace in order to put them in the best possible situation in their career.
Filippa is primarily a part of Wesport’s tennis division as she manages, assists, and scouts tennis players. She also assists Nina in all aspects of Wesport’s business, including administration and service management. Filippa has a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a major in marketing from Charleston Southern University. In addition, she had a successful tennis career both nationally and internationally as well as a collegiate career at CSU.
Karl is a licensed hockey agent since 2017 and is responsible for the day to day operations within the hockey business alongside Mikael. He is playing a key role in the service of all of our hockey clients. Prior to joining Wesport in 2015, Karl successfully ran his personal business offering management services and accounting services also he worked with player developing in hockey. He has a BA in Sports Management from Sodertorn University.
Mikael joins Wesport’s hockey division and will focus on player development. With substantial experience from his own career and interest for personal development, he has all the tools to help our hockey players to reach their full potential. Mikael won gold medal in SHL, got drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs, won gold medal in the 2006 Olympic Games, played 9 seasons in NHL, and played in Russia and Finland before returning home to Sweden, where he played his last seasons.
Adam is an integral part of Wesport’s tennis division by managing and assisting all of our current tennis clients as well as scouting the next generation tennis stars. With personal experience being on the ATP tour himself, and having spent his entire career working in professional sports, Adam understands how to connect brands with the best possible sponsorship channel through our sales and consulting services. Adam has a degree in Business and Sports Management from Rice University in Houston, TX.
David, a former ice hockey player with experience from SHL, Allsvenskan and from the junior national teams. Since retiring in 2017 due to an injury, David has successfully worked in sales. Thanks to his professional experiences as an ice hockey player, he possesses great insight and understanding of the sport that he now will carry into scouting and recruiting.
Carl is an experienced and recognized sports lawyer and currently Head of Sports & Entertainment at MAQS Law Firm in Stockholm. He has previously worked as the Sports Director of BK Häcken. Together with Anton Olsson, Carl is responsible for all the legal matters at Wesport.
Daniel is a lawyer at MAQS Law Firm and their Sport and Entertainment group. Daniel works together with Carl and Anton on all of Wesport’s legal matters. For instance, Daniel assists Wesport in matters related to drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial agreements and the rules and regulations of sports.