The TeamSportz origin story

If you play sports, you might have dreamt of becoming the next Kobe Bryant (RIP), Ronaldo or Jonny Wilkinson and if you coach sports teams you dream of discovering the next Giannis Antetokounmpo or Mo Salah. TeamSportz is fun and has been built for everyone. We believe that we can enable more people to enjoy the sport they love and reach their full potential. Continue reading in our blog

1988

A passion for sports started...
2018
An idea was formed 💡
 2020
 Completed Sports Tech Hub Accelerator
2021
Raised our Pre-Seed round
Featured on BBC

Started building our team
2022
Launched to market with London Sports
2023
Signed London Youth Games
Broke even 💰

Won start up of the year 🎉
2024
Signed Basketball England

Reached 3000 schools nationally
what we stand for

Our Values

Strength in
our resolve

Resourcefulness in
our challenges

Recognition of
our limitations

Meet our team members

"The important thing is that your teammates have to know you're pulling for them and you really want them to be successful.”
Kobe Bryant

Francisco Baptista 🇦🇴  🏀
CEO & Founder

Meet Francisco! With his endless curiosity and knack for solving puzzles, he's spent over 20 years teaching himself how to code. TeamSportz is the brainchild of Francisco's insatiable drive to solve the access to sports technology for everyone.

Jorge is the wizard behind the curtain and uses his magic to deliver the software, systems and integrations that underpin TeamSportz. With heaps of experience there isn’t anything he doesn’t know about software development and architecture.

Nic is our globe-trotting revenue guru, fluent in 5 languages and an expert in scaling businesses into 9 figures. His secret weapon? A team-first mindset and an eye for golden opportunities, like our exciting partnership with the London Youth Games.

Charles is an aspiring Full Stack Developer with experience as a Digital Consultant at Yell. Eager to learn, grow, and contribute to TeamSportz. When he is not coding he is breaking ankles on basketball courts around London. Charles is a D1 national player.

Owen, our product and accounts sage, brings a wealth of experience to leading TeamSportz's product development. He's all about diving deep into game statistics and analysis, helping teams and coaches make informed decisions.

Introducing Facundo, a wizard in the world of frontend development. When he's not coding he is creating more creative ways to use AI to code for him. After graduating from the University of Universidad Tecnológica Nacional in Argentina, he has been shaping up Coaches Corner and TeamSportz mobile app..

Meet Ouakhi, our API developer with a passion for innovation and technology. Quick to learn and eager to contribute, she's making waves at TeamSportz by enhancing our API and bringing fresh ideas to the table.

A creative frontend engineer who finds joy in learning how complex things work and finding ways to break them down into seemingly less complex bits. You can find him playing video games or the guitar when he’s not writing code.

Yajahou is a driven first-year university student studying Computer Science at the Brunel University. When she is not coding she is in the gym, at a Pilates class, volunteering or watching tennis.

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Meet our investors

"I am an incredibly passionate and excited investor in TeamSportz. There is not a conversation with someone that goes by that I don't rave about technology and the passion. I think TeamSportz is transformative."
 Rand Fishkin

Mark Gainey
Co-Founder of Strava
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Lisa (Myers) Paasche
CEO of Verve Search
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Rand Fishkin
Founder of SparkToro
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James Henderson
CEO of Zephr
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Ashish Parikh
US Investor and General Manager at Richardson RFPD
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Geraldine DeRuiter
Freelance Editor and Copywriter Feminist and Snack-enthusiast
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Richard Olver
Serial Entrepreneur
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Tony Aug
Co-Founder of Nimble Gravity
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Rob Walling
Founder of TinySeed and Seial Entrepreneur
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Scott Weaver-Wright OBE
Founder of Haatch and Serial Entrepreneur
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Ben Jesson
CEO & Founder of Conversion Rate Experts
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Toby Hollis
UK Investor
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Will Critchlow
UK Investor
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Karl Blanks
Founder & CTO of Conversion Rate Experts. Author of Making Websites Win.
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Nicholas Jenkins-Smith
UK Investor
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Eitan Poplinger
Owner at Auvul Co.
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