Consulting Partner, Seven League
Lewis Wiltshire is a Consulting Partner at Seven League - Europe's leading digital media consultancy with a specialism in sport. Lewis joined Seven League in 2017 after 5 years with Twitter, where he was Twitter UK's first head of sport, Twitter's first global chair of sports, then Senior Director of Media Partnerships with responsibility for UK, MENA, Africa, Russia and Turkey. Lewis began his career aged 11 when he won a national sports reporting competition in Roy of the Rovers (genuinely true) before he became a grown-up doing grown-up jobs for the Hastings Observer then the Eastern Daily Press, where he saw digital was the future of media and moved to BBC Sport Online. He eventually became editor of the BBC Sport website, then BBC Sport's first social media editor. He led the planning of BBC Sport's London 2012 coverage before moving across to plan and deliver Twitter's strategy for the same event. Seven League is the 2016 Football Business Awards agency of the year, was shortlisted in two categories at the 2017 Sports Technology Awards, and counts among its clients the NBA, UEFA, Tottenham Hotspur, FC Barcelona, Leicester City, Juventus, and many more.