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ABOUT

ABOUT

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The FC is a boutique sports advisory business, which services the international sports industry on governance, regulation, strategy, integrity and education.

The FC works with a wide network of consultants to help its clients achieve both their 'on field' and 'off field' objectives.

The FC does not provide Australian legal or accounting services. If you require such services, we can refer you to our trusted partners.

WHO

James Kitching is the founder and Managing Director of The FC. He is an experienced senior executive in the sports industry, specialising in governance, regulation, strategy, integrity, and education. His CV includes senior roles at FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation, board memberships in sports federations and sports technology companies, and several sports tribunal appointments. He has led and advised on some of the most innovative and interesting matters in sport. Read more about him here.

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SERVICES

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HIGHLIGHTS

Our consultants have a long history in the international sports industry. Scroll over the map to review some of their work highlights:

NETWORKING

ADELAIDE SPORTS NETWORK

Launching in 2024, the Adelaide Sports Network will host regular informal gatherings of high-level executives in the sports industry, as well as those aspiring to work in the sports industry.

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THE FC PODCAST

Join us on "The FC Podcast partnered with the FIFA Master Alumni Association", as we navigate the fascinating intersections of sports governance, regulation, integrity, and strategy. Whether you're an avid sports enthusiast, industry professional, or simply curious about the behind-the-scenes dynamics of the sports world, this podcast is your go-to source for captivating discussions and expert insights.

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CONTACT

The FC is a proud corporate member of The South Australian Business Chamber

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