About our lecturers

Taught jointly by Vytautas Magnus University and Euroleague Basketball Institute, students will benefit from lectures of VMU Professors, Guest Academicians from La Salle URL, University of Bologna, University Paris 1 Pantheon Sorbonne and Birkbeck University of London Industry Leaders and Euroleague Basketball Senior Management.

Module Leaders

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Giedrius Jucevicius
Head of Sports Business

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Sonata Staniuliene
Head of Sports Management

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Ausra Pazeraite
Head of Sports Marketing

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Renata Legenzova
Head of Sports Economics and Finance

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Migle Sontaite-Petkeviciene
Head of Sports Communication

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Audrius Simkus
Head of Sports Law and Governance

Guest Academicians

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Chris Kennett
La Salle URL

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Giorgio Prodi
University of Bologna

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Fabio Ancarani
University of Bologna

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Wladimir Andreff
University Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne

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Aarthi Rajaraman
La Salle URL

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Sean Hamil
Birkbeck, University of London

Industry Experts

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Robin Gollbach
Head Of Business Development at FC Bayern Munich Basketball

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Lukas Laska
Marketing Manager at MH Sports Marketing

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Jordi Balsells
Vice President Asia, Americas & CEEMEA at Desigual

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Cem Karamuersel
Founder of European Basketball Advisory Group

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Ilija Kovacic
Basketball Commentator, TV Host and Production Manager at Sportklub

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Regine Reiser
National Anti-Doping Agency of Germany

Euroleague Basketball Case Study Tutors

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Milos Nenadovic
Business Operations

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Francesca Mei
Events

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Iñaki Muñoz
Brand & Sports Marketing

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Xavi Puyada
Finance

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Diego Fernandez
Communication

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Daniel Soto
Legal

EuroLeague Final Four Industry Leaders in Previous Editions

Adam Kelly
SVP, Head of Sales Worldwide at IMG Media

Francisco Roca
President at ACB

Dawn Smyth
Director, Domestic Development at Canada Basketball

Benjamin Morel
Senior Vice President & Managing Director EMEA at NBA

Markus Fest
Director Special & Corporate Events Mercedes-Benz Arena Berlin at AEG

Paul Gils
VP EMEA at New Era

David Frommer
Director Communications & Public Affairs at European Club Association (ECA)

Massimo Coccia
Founding Partner at Coccia de Angelis & Associati

Tadd Reilly
Vice President, Spalding International at Fruit of the Loom