A Universe
of Possibility

The Metaverse meets Fan Engagement meets Game-Changing Value

MetaLantis, using the cutting-edge technologies of NFT and blockchain, fuses physical and virtual worlds to create magical spaces where sports fans around the world can gather and interact with their favorite clubs and players in the most exciting, engaging and meaningful way. Are you in?

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    Team

    The MetaLantis team are an established and successful group of professionals from technology, sports management, consumer marketing, media, and finance industries. The team joined together to design, create and build unique high value NFT products and ever-expanding metaverse presence and experiences for global sports organizations and corporate brands to engage with their fans and customers.

    MaggieMaggie Fang
    Chief Executive Officer

    Ms. Fang runs the VC fund, Wynsun Capital Management, since 2014 and is responsible for managing the fund’s investments, which included Alibaba and Uber. Ms. Fang is also the founder of MF Advisory Company, a cross-border consulting company that has provided strategic and financial consulting services to corporations and asset managers since 2009. Prior to founding MF Advisory Company, Ms. Fang worked in several prestigious investment banks on Wall Street including Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley. Ms. Fang has been an advisor and board member to several tech start-ups in the fields of AI, online sports betting, sports media and blockchain. Ms. Fang received her MBA from Columbia Business School in 2008 with highest honours and earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Computer Science at the University of Texas at Austin in 2001 with perfect grades.

    BillBill Clarke
    VP, Finance

    Mr. Clarke has had many years of experience in the financial, retail and sports sectors as well as developing businesses in the UK, Europe and Asia. He has also been a close advisor to Sir Kenny Dalglish throughout his illustrious playing, managing and business career.

    MattMatt Hawkins
    Chief Technology Officer

    Mr. Hawkins is a serial tech entrepreneur, first successfully building and founding C4L in 2000 which was one of the fastest growing ISP’s in the UK & winner of many fast growth awards including Times Tech Track 100, Deloitte UK Top 50, Deloitte EMEA Fast 500 & many more. C4L provided approximately 1% of the UK’s internet infrastructure and was one of the largest private networks in the UK including their own data centre. Customers included Governments, FTSE 250, Top 100 VARs, ISPs, Resellers & SMB’s. C4L was acquired in 2016. Thereafter, Mr Hawkins started Cudo Ventures to make better use of the world’s computing capacity and the latest blockchain technology.

    AnthonyAnthony DiSanti
    Senior Advisor

    Anthony DiSanti was the former Head of Citi’s Global Sports Advisory and Finance Group. Anthony has a track record of success dating back more than 25 years across the global sports industry leveraging industry expertise and relationships alike to provide value-added strategic transaction advice and solutions to many high-profile sports organizations and franchises around the world.

    Anthony has worked with numerous prospective team owners, existing team owners and leagues in the U.S. and abroad to buy and sell franchises, secure funding from limited partners and to underwrite financings for both senior secured lending facilities and infrastructure projects.

    Anthony has advised on more than 50 M&A transactions in leagues ranging from the English Premier League, Serie A, National Hockey League, Major League Baseball, National Football League, National Basketball Association and Major League Soccer.

    In 2018, Anthony was recognized by Worth Magazine as one of the top 50 most powerful people in Sports. Anthony has previously been quoted in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Forbes Magazine, Sports Business Journal, and Crain’s among numerous other publications.

    WarrenWarren Couchman
    Sports Marketing & Sponsorship Specialist

    Warren has spent 20+ years working with global brands, rights holders, athletes and event owners in the UK, Australia, South Africa, and Nigeria, delivering global sponsorship marketing programs for the likes of Mastercard and American Express in sport, entertainment, and the arts.

    His deep industry knowledge and passion for sport has helped him establish long-lasting industry relationships, generating $MM in revenue, driving change, and expanding opportunities for brands across a range of industries and sporting codes.

    Warren is a passionate multi-sport endurance athlete, having competed in multiple IRONMAN races, raising funds for charities that are close to his heart.

    Neil StephensNeil Stephens
    Digital Marketing Specialist

    Neil has worked in both digital marketing and sales for 22 years across search engine, social and influencer marketing. With senior roles at global media giants like Mindshare as well as hugely successful startups, Neil has worked with clients including Netflix, Sony, Unilever, Ladbrokes and Nestle.

    Sports obsessed with a good sense of humor, since 2018 Neil has moved into tech solutions that drive value for rights holders, their sponsors and most importantly the fans.

    JP KempJP Kemp
    Commercial Sports Partnerships Specialist

    JP has worked in digital media, sports, and commercial partnerships for his entire career. He specializes in creating ground-breaking partnerships and bringing tech, brands, and rights holders together. He brokered the first sponsorship from a crypto brand anywhere in the world of golf and ran his own consultancy for a decade advising the likes of Ladbrokes, the PGA European Tour, England Rugby League, Watchfinder, the O2 Arena, William Hill and many more.

    One of 4 boys, JP is from a sports-mad family. JP is passionate about helping rights holders and brands extract the most value from their partnerships and ensuring they make the most from the digital assets.

    Shahab AfsharianShahab Afsharian
    Sales Lead, LATAM

    Shahab is an intuitive entrepreneurial sales professional creating transformational results for corporations since 2006. Shahab has founded and executed multiple successful start-ups that focused on solving issues in the high tech industry and sports. His work has taken him around the globe opening offices in USA, China, Malaysia and Mexico. Shahab has a keen sense of how to develop and execute sales strategies to drive revenue and increase earnings.

    KennySir Kenny Dalglish
    VP, Relations

    Sir Kenneth Mathieson Dalglish MBE is a Scottish former football player and manager. During his career, he made 338 appearances for Celtic, 515 for Liverpool and earned a record 102 full caps for the Scotland national team. Sir Kenneth won the Ballon d’Or Silver Award in 1983, the PFA Players’ Player of the Year in 1983, and the FWA Footballer of the Year in 1979 and 1983. Sir Kenneth enjoyed two spells as manager of Liverpool FC in 1985 and 2011 (honours include three First Divisions, two FA Cups, one league cup and four FA Charity Shields), one at Newcastle United FC in 1997 and one at Blackburn Rovers whom he led from the Second Division to win the Premier League in 1995. Sir Kenneth is currently a non-executive director of Liverpool FC and in 2017, Anfield’s Centenary Stand was renamed after him.

    PetePete Hill
    VP, Corporate Dev, Europe

    With 14 years experience within the cloud industry, Mr. Hill built and managed a 150-strong partner channel that included over 30% of the top 100 managed service providers and value added resellers in the UK. He has been leading strategic partnerships as VP of Sales at Cudo Ventures, a highly experienced team of entrepreneurs and developers, driving blockchain, distributed computing and web 3.0 cloud adoption.

    BradBrad Bohling
    VP, Strategy, North America

    Mr. Bohling has worked for many of the leading firms on Wall Street and the hedge fund industry for more than 30 years. His experience spans multiple sectors, including foreign exchange, fixed income and commodity trading. Through his financial work, Mr. Bohling has developed an extensive network of strong relationships across North American sports leagues and clubs.

    Mr. Bohling earned his bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Maryland.

     

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