Speaker Profile

Suemyra Shah
Executive Vice President of Legal and Business Affairs / Whistle Sports

Suemyra Shah is the executive vice president of legal and business affairs at Whistle Sports. As the company's chief counsel, Ms. Shaw is responsible for managing all aspects of the company's day-to-day legal and business affairs, including the negotiation of content licensing and distribution deals with broadcasters and digital/OTT distributors; the development and production of branded content and original programming; negotiating and drafting agreements, content deals and partnerships with domestic and international sports organizations, leagues and federations; talent relations; regulatory compliance; commercial contracts; corporate and employment matters; and providing advice and counsel to company executives and senior management on business matters. In her (non-legal) business role, Suemyra oversees the strategic alignment and operations of the company’s international headquarters in London.