Managing Director, APAC
Suresh Letchmanan, 46 year old born on the 20 January 1973 in
Singapore, has been working as the head of Asia Pacific for Borussia
Dortmund with special responsibilities for the business sectors
Sales, Marketing and Business Development since October 2014.
Previous to this task he headed the legal and business affairs of
Dentsu Sports Asia as the company’s Vice President.
Suresh specializes in strategic planning, business development,
legal and general management across many areas. He has over 10
years of experience in the sports marketing industry with key
responsibilities ranging from sponsorship sales, contract
negotiations, event management, athlete endorsement, marketing
of broadcasting rights and supervision of public relations projects in
Asia (including Oceania), Middle East and Africa across a wide
portfolio of properties.
Suresh graduated with honours in Law and Sports at Buckingham,
England and continued to pursue his Masters of Laws degree in
International Sports Law at Anglia Ruskin University, England. He
had achieved his football coaching qualification certificate with the
Football Association of England in 2004 and held a honorary position
in the S.League with Etoile Football Club (first ever European team
to play in an Asia Football League) as Director of Football and Team
Manager in 2009.