Our experience

Since I Trust Sport was founded in 2013, the company has been involved in some of the most significant sports governance projects at national and international level, taking on client work from 11 countries.

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Governance reviews of International Federations

I Trust Sport has conducted over 100 governance reviews, including all of the Olympic International Federations, both summer and winter, three times since 2017.

In 2019, I Trust Sport was commissioned to carry out governance reviews of a group of over 50 non-Olympic International Federations.

- Reviews of summer Olympic sports: 2017, 2018, 2020, 2022

- Reviews of winter Olympic sports: 2018, 2020

- Review of over 50 non-Olympic sports

- Example of a detailed study of an individual sport

Governance reviews of International Federations

Client projects across 11 countries

So far, I Trust Sport has taken on client projects from the UK, Switzerland, Germany, Denmark, Norway, France, Spain, Austria, China, Canada and the USA.

Client projects across 11 countries

Work with national and international institutions

I Trust Sport has produced research for organisations such as the Council of Europe and OECD on sports governance. Founder Rowland Jack also helped to develop the Code for Sports Governance in the UK and he is the leader for two training courses run by the Sports Governance Academy.

Work with national and international institutions

Commentator and speaker on sporting issues

I Trust Sport has published a variety of articles on sports governance topics including in these media:

Play the Game

Governance and Compliance Magazine

Compromiso Empresarial (Spain)


LSE Review of Books

(See the blog for more details of articles)

Rowland Jack regularly speaks at conferences and universities, including:

International Compliance Association Annual Conference

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Open Data Switzerland

Herbert Smith Freehills Corporate Crime and Investigations

Loughborough University

Birkbeck, University of London

ICSA: The Governance Institute

MESGO course supported by UEFA

Legal Panel Framework established by Sport and Recreation Alliance, UK Sport and Sport England

EOC EU Office / POINTS Project

International Netball Federation Congress

Commentator and speaker on sporting issues

Advising sponsors

I Trust Sport has helped sponsors to have a meaningful and responsible influence on the organisations they support.

Advising sponsors

Advising individuals

I Trust Sport has advised individuals associated with sports bodies who want to promote governance reforms.

Advising individuals
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