Who We Are

Reyes Bellver

President

  • Sports lawyer with more than 10 years of experience in Football law. Partner of Bellver Sports – Legal boutique.
  • External Advisor FIFA Professional Football Department.
  • Member of the committee of experts (arbitrators) of the European Association of Arbitration.
  • Patron of the Foundation, Fundación para la Diversidad
  • Current President of the Association of Sports Law of Madrid
  • Certified by FIFA through the FIFA Female Leadership Development Program, being the only Spanish who achieved this.
  • Certified by Columbia University – Sports Industry Programme 2019.

Since 2018, Reyes has been included in the prestigious international list Who’s Who Legal (WWL: Sports & Entertainment) as one of the leading world lawyers in the Sports Law sector.

Javier Marco Verdejo

Manager

  • Sports Lawyer. Founder and Partner of Marco Verdejo Abogados.
  • Degree in Law and another Degree in Political Science and Administration from the University of Valencia
  • Master in Sports Law and Sports Management (ISDE)
  • Master in Tax Advice (CEF).
  • Expert in management, marketing, sports mediation by University of Complutense, and contracts of the Public Sector by the University of Deusto.
  • Patron of the Foundation, Fundación para la Diversidad

He began his professional practice at Broseta Abogados, worked as Legal Advisor for the Madrid 2020 Olympic Candidacy and has been working as an associate of the tax office Zaldúa García & Asociados. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of FC Cartagena SAD and the legal adviser of Córdoba CF, SAD.

Mônica Esperidião

LWF Academy Director & CMO LWF

Expert in sports management and marketing. Co-founder and CEO of WES – Women Experience Sports.

Mônica was for 8 years responsible for the sports marketing in the largest telecommunications company in Brazil, Telefónica Vivo. She managed sponsorships in different modalities, such as Golf, Tennis, Volleyball, Basketball and Football, the latter with the Brazilian National Football Team, from the grassroots to the main team, male and female.

Already in Spain, Mônica found herself as an entrepreneur, where she contributes to transform the sports industry, using sport as a powerful marketing tool.

Juliana Daguano

Communication Manager

Journalist.  Master in Sports Ethics and Integrity by the Erasmus Mundus Program, offered by Swansea University, Leuven University, University of Pompeu Fabra, Charles University, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, and University of the Peloponnese.

Press Officer and Social Media Manager at Comunicale – Communication Agency, in Brazil.

Volunteer at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games for the National Olympic Committee of Pakistan, as a trilingual assistant (English, Portuguese and French).

Intern at the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB), in Lausanne, in the Summer of 2019.