BALLYMPICS

WE CREATE CHAMPIONS

Improve your performance – get results!

What We Do?

BALLYMPICS connects the best of both worlds!

2/3 of the world’s football clubs play in Europe. 2/3 of the world’s population live in Asia and Africa.

BALLYMPICS – matching Europe with Asia and Africa!

Work With Us.

We help sports organizations worldwide raise their quality standards to achieve superior results.

Our Services

We are a premium sports consultancy specialized in the development of sports organizations, clubs and events.

We offer our clients a variety of services to improve the quality of their sports organizations. Our key areas of expertise are quality management for sports organizations and club licensing (professional football/ soccer clubs). Please click on the icons below to read more.

  • Certification and Licensing
  • Event Analysis
  • Sports Quality Management
  • Workshops
eSports Event Analysis

eSports Event Analysis

  BALLYMPICS is bringing our expert knowledge of event analysis to eSports!   Why do
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Corporate Workshops

Corporate Workshops

Our Services We provide workshops for businesses and multinational organizations wishing to instill
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Live Event Analysis

Live Event Analysis

Why do I need to have my event analyzed? You don't need to. But our live event analysis is a great
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Sports Management Workshops

Sports Management Workshops

Our Services The BALLYMPICS team now provides workshops covering different sports management topics
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Sports Quality Management Services

Sports Quality Management Services

Our Services We Audit your operations or specific part of your operations using our assessment m
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Club Licensing Services

Club Licensing Services

Our Services We help you review the licensing requirements applicable to your club. Alternatively,
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Develop Licensing Concepts

Develop Licensing Concepts

Our Services We support sports bodies (e.g. football leagues, associations and federations) to deve
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Our Goals

  • BALLYMPICS has developed an easy to use model to make your sports organization more successful – on and off the pitch. The Golden Ball Model
  • Have a look at the detailed description AND
  • Check out our new free App to get you started: BALLYMPICS App
  • More ideas and templates for download in our new Online Shop

Team

Meet our team members

Experienced Team

Experienced Team

 

Our highly skilled teams are tailored to the specific demand of each project and accordingly comprise of:

A) Former directors & project managers of FIFA, UEFA, Bundesliga & DFB,

B) Coaches, sport-scientists and specialists of Bundesliga Professional Clubs and DFB coaching education

as well as

C) Cooperations with numerous freelance experts across the sports industry.

Marcel – Founder

Marcel – Founder

Marcel Isakowitz is a Diplom Sport Manager and holds an UEFA License A.

Marcel has worldwide experience as consultant, manager, coach and professional player (including Middle East, Australia, New Zealand, North-America, Caribbean, South-America, Africa, Europe). 16+ years of experience as consultant in Sport, Strategy and Quality Management as well as healthcare and internet start-ups.

He has intensive work experience with the German Football Association (DFB), Bundesliga (DFL), Double PASS (footpass), WYNRS Soccer School of Excellence, Waitakere United, Bay Olympic, Lokahi Loft, Esperanza Healthcare, ASPIRE Academy for Sports Excellence and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

5 years of experience as project manager and auditor in certification of professional youth academies. Many years of experience as coach and teacher in football and other sport disciplines across all age groups.

Joern – Founder

Joern – Founder

Joern Schlimm is a sports management consultant who provides services for sports organizations and events around the world. His recent experience includes projects for confederations and numerous clubs in Asia. He has also worked with the Rugby 7s Series to support the future development of the tournament format.

He is a Quality Management Systems Lead Auditor certified by the International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA) and former Manager of PwC. Joern is recipient of various scholarships, Fulbright Alumnus and a member of the international honor society Beta Gamma Sigma. He holds an MBA from the US (Strategic Accounting and Finance) and a German University Diploma (MSc.) in International Business.

Joern is a member of the Chartered Quality Institute incorporated by Royal Charter in England and Wales. He was a guest lecturer at renowned Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and a speaker at several events.

Joern has lived in Dubai (UAE), Qatar, Germany, Venezuela, Spain and the United States and is fluent in German (native), English and Spanish.

Qian – Business Development China

Qian – Business Development China

Qian studied Sports Journalism at Beijing Sport University and later on moved to Germany to complete her studies in Germany. Qian Sun speaks fluently English, German and Chinese.

After graduation, she worked for public and private sector companies, including international organizations, media, as well as start-up companies, mainly focusing on business development in the Pan China region.

Christian – Senior Advisor

Christian – Senior Advisor

Christian Müller is a highly skilled sport management professional with extensive experience in football. He is an expert in finance, accounting and tax issues with an educational background from Deutsche Bank and prestigious HEC Paris.

For German Bundesliga (DFL) Christian served as Managing Director, CFO and Head of Club-Licensing for nearly 10 years. He was appointed to UEFA‘ s club licensing committee and took an active part in launching the European club licensing and the Financial Fair Play concept. He was also involved in developing the Finance Committee of EPFL.

As visiting professor Christian lectured at well known universities, such as Bayreuth, CIES Neuchatel (MESGO Master), Heidelberg, Birkbeck/London (FIFA-Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport), Deutsche Sporthochschule Köln and RIOU Russian International Olympic University of Sochi.

At BALLYMPICS, Christian acts as Finance and Legal expert for club licensing and league management.

Pedro – Senior Advisor

Pedro – Senior Advisor

Pedro Correia is a senior mega sport events expert with a worldwide experience of over 20 years. Equipped with a business and financial educational background, Pedro handles league management and human resources.

Pedro entered the event world in Macau, China, in Program and Budget Management for the Handover Ceremony of the territory to the People’s Republic of China in 1999.

He is closely linked to two FIFA World Cups, three UEFA European Football Championships, several final rounds of UEFA Champions League, Europa League and European Super Cup, U-21 European Championships, Asian Cup Football Championship, the Olympic Games and recently, he supported the FIFA World Cup in Russia 2018.

At BALLYMPICS, Pedro acts as Sporting expert for club licensing and is also our senior mega events expert.

Marcus – Football Specialist

Marcus – Football Specialist

Marcus Jahn is a highly skilled Football Coach holding a UEFA Pro License as well as a Diploma in Sports Science.

Marcus was the U21 head coach of Beijing Sinobo Guoan until 2018. For the Hungarian Football Association, Marcus served as U18 and U19 head coach and supporting coaching educator of the Hungarian UEFA Pro License course.

In Germany, Marcus managed a few youth academies including Dynamo Dresden.

Marcus used to be a professional football player in Germany. He trained under head coach Jürgen Klopp at Bundesliga club Mainz 05 and also played for the U16 – U18 National Teams of Germany.

At BALLYMPICS, Marcus focuses on football education and acts as Sporting expert for club licensing and football development topics.

Our team has worked on projects for a number of renowned organizations:

Asian Football Confederation (AFC) - Bundesliga (DFL) - German FA (DFB) - PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) - KPMG - ASPIRE Academy - Qatar Supreme Committee (FIFA World Cup 2022) - Berlin FA - Rugby Sevens - FIFA World Cup Russia 2018


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