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.
The WTA announced today the winners of the 2019 WTA Player Awards, as voted on by members of the international media, in addition to the WTA Jerry Diamond ACES Award.
Nu kan alla skriverier ta slut. Dick Axelsson är klar för en “ny” klubb. Det blir Djurgården för den 32-årige stjärnan.
James Bond is the rather curious reply when Denmark’s Holger Vitus Nodskov Rune is asked what he would imagine himself doing if he was not a tennis player. On reflection, however, there are certain similarities between him and 007.
Title-hungry Holger Vitus Nodskov Rune believes he is developing the ability to win big matches and deal with pressure moments after being crowned 2019 ITF Junior Finals boys’ champion.
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.
Filippa assists Nina in all aspects of Wesport’s business including administration, service management, and office management. Filippa has a Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Marketing from Charleston Southern University. She also had a successful tennis career both nationally and internationally as well as a collegiate career at CSU.
As Wesport’s financial manager, Karl manages all of Wesport’s accounting and finance. He is also a licensed hockey agent, playing a key role in the service of all of our hockey clients as well as Wesport’s day to day operations. Prior to joining Wesport, Karl successfully ran his personal business offering management and accounting services. Karl 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, recruiting and client management.
Sebastian is client manager and football scout, working for Wesport and GSM. He is managing our current football clients and scouts the greatest talents in Sweden. With personal experience of coaching players of different ages, Sebastian knows what players need to improve and reach the top. For seven years, Sebastian has worked with youth development at various academies in Stockholm, traveled around Europe and studied at football academies to learn how they develop modern top players.
Stefan has been a football agent since 2014. As a player himself, Stefan won 3 Swedish National Championships and scored the most goals in Sweden’s highest division, Allsvenskan in 2001. He has also represented the Swedish national team and played abroad in the Netherlands. Stefan has the experience to guide our youngest players to reach their fullest potential as well as help players to the next level clubs in Europe and all over the world.
Patrick has worked in the international business of football for over 30 years, making him the most experienced and established sports agent in Sweden. Patrick has represented some of Sweden’s best players both on an international and national level. As a senior football agent, Patrick will make sure our players are in the best possible club and league.
Tonny is one of the most experienced football scouts in Sweden. Tonny has been working with Patrick for a long time and together they have found many of Sweden’s most talented football players. Tonny’s experience and expertise within the football industry brings another dimension to our football division. Tonny scouts all over Sweden and other parts of the world.
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.