Connected Health & Fitness Summit Europe 2023

Connected Health & Fitness Summit

Shaping the Future of the Connected Fitness Market by Showcasing Innovation and Facilitating Partnerships

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London
15-16 November, 2023

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“Haven't been in a room this powerful as a blend of leading fitness, athleisure, performance, software and investment brands - ever. And having easy access to conversations with speakers and founders was invaluable. Learnt so much seeing the interplay between the entire ecosystem. BRAVO”

Emma Barry, Global Fitness Authority

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Thank you to everyone who joined us at the 2022 Connected Health & Fitness Summit Europe!

Key takeaways from the event included:

  • Ensuring your business is future-proof
  • Successfully positioning yourself for growth
  • Exploring new business models to meet your customer needs
  • Attracting, engaging and retaining your customer base

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OUR 2022 SUPERSTAR SPEAKERS

 

Martin Franklin

CEO-Europe
Les Mills

Martin Franklin

CEO-Europe
Les Mills

Martin Franklin

CEO-Europe
Les Mills
 

Adrienne Herbert

Well-being Coach, International Speaker & Advisor

Adrienne Herbert

Well-being Coach, International Speaker & Advisor

Adrienne Herbert

Well-being Coach, International Speaker & Advisor
 

Will Brereton

Founder
SH1FT

Will is a 20 year veteran of the fitness industry, starting his career at Les Mills in New Zealand at age 18 while studying law at university.

Will Brereton

Founder
SH1FT

Will Brereton

Founder
SH1FT

Will is a 20 year veteran of the fitness industry, starting his career at Les Mills in New Zealand at age 18 while studying law at university. Since then he’s held senior roles at Les Mills, Beachbody, and ClassPass where he has specialised in content creation, business growth and digital transformation, as well as personally presenting hundreds of workout videos and coaching on-camera talent.  Since 2020 Will has focussed on SH1FT Fitness, the digital-first group fitness format he founded in 2016, and is a leading expert and industry consultant on the evolution of digital fitness.

 

Claire Cherry

Investment Partner
Joyance Partners

Claire Cherry

Investment Partner
Joyance Partners

Claire Cherry

Investment Partner
Joyance Partners
 

Phil Horton

Country Director
MIHA BODYTEC EMS

Phil Horton

Country Director
MIHA BODYTEC EMS

Phil Horton

Country Director
MIHA BODYTEC EMS
 

Lotti McKenna

Head of Movement
BLOK

Lotti is a founding member of staff at BLOK and has been instrumental in shaping BLOK's approach to sustainable training. She now leads the team of full time head trainers and 100+ freelance trainers across BLOK's 3 physical sites and the digital platform. 

Lotti McKenna

Head of Movement
BLOK

Lotti McKenna

Head of Movement
BLOK

Lotti is a founding member of staff at BLOK and has been instrumental in shaping BLOK's approach to sustainable training. She now leads the team of full time head trainers and 100+ freelance trainers across BLOK's 3 physical sites and the digital platform. 

 

Daniel Marin

COO
MoreYoga

Daniel Marin

COO
MoreYoga

Daniel Marin

COO
MoreYoga
 

Emma Heap

Founder
Sudor

Emma Heap

Founder
Sudor

Emma Heap

Founder
Sudor
 

David Stalker

President of Europe Active
CEO EMEA of MyZone

David Stalker is currently the CEO of Myzone EMEA the leading global provider of wearable tracking technology for the fitness industry, the President of EuropeActive, a non-Executive Director of Lampton Leisure and Chairman of Marwell Zoo. David has spent the majority of his career in the leisure, health and fitness industry starting out as a Fitness instructor and is known for his many successes in senior-level roles  at UKactive, Relaxion PLC, WWH Corporation ltd, Bladerunner and Chairman of The Chartered Institute for management of sport and physical activity (CIMSPA)

David Stalker

President of Europe Active
CEO EMEA of MyZone

David Stalker

President of Europe Active
CEO EMEA of MyZone

David Stalker is currently the CEO of Myzone EMEA the leading global provider of wearable tracking technology for the fitness industry, the President of EuropeActive, a non-Executive Director of Lampton Leisure and Chairman of Marwell Zoo. David has spent the majority of his career in the leisure, health and fitness industry starting out as a Fitness instructor and is known for his many successes in senior-level roles  at UKactive, Relaxion PLC, WWH Corporation ltd, Bladerunner and Chairman of The Chartered Institute for management of sport and physical activity (CIMSPA)

 

Matteo Cerruti

Chief Experience Officer
TRIB3

With over twenty years’ experience in the fitness industry, predominantly in product development and innovation within group exercise, including seven years as International Product Director with Holmes Place, Matteo is an expert in designing world-class omnichannel experiences. As CXO for TRIB3, one of Europe’s fastest growing fitness franchisors, Matteo looks after the brand’s world-leading studio experience.

Matteo Cerruti

Chief Experience Officer
TRIB3

Matteo Cerruti

Chief Experience Officer
TRIB3

With over twenty years’ experience in the fitness industry, predominantly in product development and innovation within group exercise, including seven years as International Product Director with Holmes Place, Matteo is an expert in designing world-class omnichannel experiences. As CXO for TRIB3, one of Europe’s fastest growing fitness franchisors, Matteo looks after the brand’s world-leading studio experience.

 

Dave Wright

Founder & CEO
Myzone

Dave Wright is the CEO and Creator of MYZONE, the CEO and owner of Creative Fitness Marketing and an investor in various businesses in the UK, USA and Australia. He is the current Chair of UKActive’s Supplier Council and a former Board member of the National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity in the United States. Respected as a straight-talking and energetic Aussie, Dave has spent most of his working life encouraging people to be more and stay more physically active.

Dave Wright

Founder & CEO
Myzone

Dave Wright

Founder & CEO
Myzone

Dave Wright is the CEO and Creator of MYZONE, the CEO and owner of Creative Fitness Marketing and an investor in various businesses in the UK, USA and Australia. He is the current Chair of UKActive’s Supplier Council and a former Board member of the National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity in the United States. Respected as a straight-talking and energetic Aussie, Dave has spent most of his working life encouraging people to be more and stay more physically active.

 

Thomas Parrott

SVP
Beachbody

Thomas Parrott

SVP
Beachbody

Thomas Parrott

SVP
Beachbody
 

Robert Louw

Chief Growth
Officer Wexer

As Chief Growth Officer (CGO) for Wexer, Robert Louw is responsible for the full breadth of the customer acquisition journey, spearheading sales and marketing and with it the global growth of the Wexer business.

A passionate advocate of Wexer’s mission – to make world-class wellness accessible to communities across the globe – Robert harnesses his 25 years’ experience and partner-centric mindset to help organisations across multiple verticals to embrace digital and futureproof their businesses.

Robert Louw

Chief Growth
Officer Wexer

Robert Louw

Chief Growth
Officer Wexer

As Chief Growth Officer (CGO) for Wexer, Robert Louw is responsible for the full breadth of the customer acquisition journey, spearheading sales and marketing and with it the global growth of the Wexer business.

A passionate advocate of Wexer’s mission – to make world-class wellness accessible to communities across the globe – Robert harnesses his 25 years’ experience and partner-centric mindset to help organisations across multiple verticals to embrace digital and futureproof their businesses.

Robert joined Wexer seven years ago, growing through roles including Global Head of Business Development to join Wexer’s senior management team as CGO in 2021.

 

Sammi Adhami

COO & Founder
Fiit

Sammi Adhami is Co-Founder & COO of the UK’s leading fitness technology app Fiit. A global digital disruptor that was named by WIRED Magazine as ‘the home workout app to beat.’ 

Sammi has studied and lived around the world, he has operated businesses internationally and has 20 years of experience building high performing teams in real estate, entertainment and fitness technology.  

Sammi Adhami

COO & Founder
Fiit

Sammi Adhami

COO & Founder
Fiit

Sammi Adhami is Co-Founder & COO of the UK’s leading fitness technology app Fiit. A global digital disruptor that was named by WIRED Magazine as ‘the home workout app to beat.’ 

Sammi has studied and lived around the world, he has operated businesses internationally and has 20 years of experience building high performing teams in real estate, entertainment and fitness technology.  

Sammi is a strategic thinker with an ambitious and optimistic mentality. Whether he is building a team, leading a project or competing in an endurance triathlon, Sammi believes that maintaining good physical and mental health is essential for success. Sammi has always challenged the status quo and now he is on a mission to help business leaders / employers put physical activity at the heart of their culture.

 

Duncan Jefford

Director
Everyone Active

Duncan Jefford is a luminary in leisure management and currently Regional Director with Everyone Active, a leading operator managing 210 leisure facilities nationwide. 

Renowned for his ability to positively impact business profit, without compromising on quality or service, Duncan has been instrumental in the company’s extensive growth, increasing the number of operational sites five-fold and growing turnover from £30m to £250m. He is passionate about building effective teams and driving efficiency to create more profitable businesses.

Duncan Jefford

Director
Everyone Active

Duncan Jefford

Director
Everyone Active

Duncan Jefford is a luminary in leisure management and currently Regional Director with Everyone Active, a leading operator managing 210 leisure facilities nationwide. 

Renowned for his ability to positively impact business profit, without compromising on quality or service, Duncan has been instrumental in the company’s extensive growth, increasing the number of operational sites five-fold and growing turnover from £30m to £250m. He is passionate about building effective teams and driving efficiency to create more profitable businesses.

Duncan spent six years in private sector leisure management before joining local authority leisure operator Everyone Active in 2006 and over the last decade has been at the forefront of the commercialisation of the local authority leisure sector. Duncan is an advocate of a wholly commercial approach, believing that local authorities must recognise the importance of a profit-driven operational style, or risk closure.  He is regularly called upon for his expertise on the topic by the sector’s leading publications. 

 

Jamie Grant

Co-Founder & CEO
Carv by MotionMetrics

Jamie Grant

Co-Founder & CEO
Carv by MotionMetrics

Jamie Grant

Co-Founder & CEO
Carv by MotionMetrics
 

Sandy Macaskill

Co-Founder
Barry’s Bootcamp UK

Sandy Macaskill

Co-Founder
Barry’s Bootcamp UK

Sandy Macaskill

Co-Founder
Barry’s Bootcamp UK
 

Marc Diaper

CEO
Gymbox

Marc Diaper

CEO
Gymbox

Marc Diaper

CEO
Gymbox
 

Kris Shaw

Digital Director
David Lloyd Clubs

Kris Shaw

Digital Director
David Lloyd Clubs

Kris Shaw

Digital Director
David Lloyd Clubs
 

Dave Gerrish

Head of Digital Transformation
UK Active

Dave Gerrish

Head of Digital Transformation
UK Active

Dave Gerrish

Head of Digital Transformation
UK Active
 

Anton Derlyatka

Co-Founder & CEO
Sweat Economy

Anton Derlyatka is CEO/  Co-Founder of global health and wellness company Sweat Economy. Sweat Economy incentivises people to become more active by rewarding users for the number of steps they take each day with loyalty points (Sweatcoins) and crypto tokens (SWEAT).  In September’22, the company expanded upon its Sweatcoin app (120M users/ the #1 health and fitness app globally) with the launch of a crypto currency minted by movement  (SWEAT) and the accompanying ‘Sweat Wallet’ app.

Anton Derlyatka

Co-Founder & CEO
Sweat Economy

Anton Derlyatka

Co-Founder & CEO
Sweat Economy

Anton Derlyatka is CEO/  Co-Founder of global health and wellness company Sweat Economy. Sweat Economy incentivises people to become more active by rewarding users for the number of steps they take each day with loyalty points (Sweatcoins) and crypto tokens (SWEAT).  In September’22, the company expanded upon its Sweatcoin app (120M users/ the #1 health and fitness app globally) with the launch of a crypto currency minted by movement  (SWEAT) and the accompanying ‘Sweat Wallet’ app. Since launch, SWEAT has on-boarded millions of everyday users to crypto in what was the largest Web3 on-ramp ever seen.

Derlyatka has 20+ years of experience as an entrepreneur, investor and manager. Previously he founded Talent Equity Ventures, the first seed fund focusing on Talent/HR technology; and co-founded TalentTechLabs. Derlyatka graduated from LBS and has furthered his education at Sanford and UC Berkeley. He holds a MSc degree in Applied Math from MEPhI.

 

Andy Hall

Co-Founder & CEO
brandXchange

Andy Hall

Co-Founder & CEO
brandXchange

Andy Hall

Co-Founder & CEO
brandXchange
 

Oliver Patrick

Co-Founder, Future Practice, Clinical Director Pillar Wellbeing

Oliver Patrick

Co-Founder, Future Practice, Clinical Director Pillar Wellbeing

Oliver Patrick

Co-Founder, Future Practice, Clinical Director Pillar Wellbeing
 

Kristian Merritt

CTO
BMF Human Performance

Kristian Merritt

CTO
BMF Human Performance

Kristian Merritt

CTO
BMF Human Performance
 

Jon Reay

Co-Founder & CEO
Rewrite Digital

Jon Reay

Co-Founder & CEO
Rewrite Digital

Jon Reay

Co-Founder & CEO
Rewrite Digital
 

Alex Peacock

Founder
LeisureLabs

Alex Peacock

Founder
LeisureLabs

Alex Peacock

Founder
LeisureLabs

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