Sportradar appoints Deirdre Bigley to board of directors

    Sportradar said it has appointed former Bloomberg Chief Marketing Officer Deirdre M. Bigley to its board of directors. 

    Bigley has been responsible for designing and launching the first global marketing department at Bloomberg and building marketing strategies for all business units across the company. Bigley joined Bloomberg in 2009 as the Global Leader of Marketing Communications.

    Prior to her career at Bloomberg, Bigley held numerous leadership positions at IBM, including Vice President of IBM Brand and Vice President of Worldwide Advertising and Interactive. 

     “Deirdre brings strong knowledge of building brands and working with businesses focused on complex data. She has been instrumental in driving the Bloomberg brand globally, establishing a digital first marketing department, and recognizing the intrinsic value that technology and innovation brings to customers through its products and services,” said Jeff Yabuki, Chairman of Sportradar’s Global Board of Directors.

    “We are pleased to add an experienced director who understands both the opportunities within a high growth business, as well as the scale needed to further extend our industry leadership by delivering long-term growth and value for our stakeholders.”