Nick Bitel

Nick Bitel has been the Chief Executive of the London Marathon, the world’s most successful city centre marathon, since 1995. The event has grown substantially in that time and now sees over 35,000 finishers each year who between them raise a world record £52 million per annum. He was appointed Chair of Sport England in April 2013 following three years as a Board Member.  


Nick is also a solicitor and consultant at Kerman & Co specialising in sports law.  His major event clients include The Wimbledon Championships and the Ryder Cup. Nick is a Board Member of the London Legacy Development Corporation. He is also a Board Member of UK Sport.

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