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Media and Speeches

Michael Payne is a sought after industry commentator for media / breaking news and business conferences around the world.

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Regular commentator for CNN, CNBC, BBC, Bloomberg, CCTV,  Financial Times, Fortune, Wall St Journal, SportsPro

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Regular contributor to publications from FT – the challenges facing the next President of the IOC, through to Grade cards on performances of London 2012, Pyeongchang 2018.

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 Invited as key note speaker at sports and business conferences, from SPIEF, St Petersburg, to Forbes; to Sports Innovation. Marketing conferences from Alibaba to WPP.



Live commentary on Sports Business by @MichaelRPayne1. 

Edgy, Insightful, provocative

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