Recruiting sport experts worldwide

2006

Founding date of AG Sport Consulting

300+

Number of profiles recruited for our customers


Pioneer of recruitment for the sport's industry

Expert for Middle & Top Management Positions

20 years of International Networking

Recruitment


We work for sporting goods manufacturers, distributors, service providers, pro clubs, sports video game publishers and energy drinks.
We recruit people for the following areas :

  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Product
  • Design
  • Digital
  • Purchasing
  • Merchandising
  • Communication
  • General Management

Consulting


AG Sport Consulting advises in various fields. In human resources we work on reorganization, restructuring, outsourcing, coaching and salary benchmarking. Then in a more global way we support brands in their business development at national, European or international level. This can be translated as: The search for agents or distributors, the setting up of a subsidiary, the development of the marketing mix and the go to market. The areas in which we intervene the most are technical products, but especially projects in e-commerce and retail.

Our recruitment approach


We have a recruitment approach built on years of experience and expertise as an insider in the sports industry. It is structured in 8 steps. The duration of this process varies between 6 to 12 weeks depending on the requested profile.

1

Kick-offmeeting

2

Definitionof the profile

3

Search strategy and screening

4

Interview of candidates

5

Selection and presentation

6

Check ofreferences

7

Negotiationof the contract

8

Mentoring

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Andy Gugenheimer

Fondateur

After 15 years  in the sports industry (Nike, Oakley, Rip Curl, etc) and a very varied career, from the position of salesman to the general management, Andy Gugenheimer launches the Agency AG Sport Consulting in 2006. This recruitment company was the first to specialize in the top management of the sports industry in Europe. Andy is a serial entrepreneur, particularly creative, who seeks to make a positive contribution to people and his environment. knows exactly what business creation and development means and it is in this context that he understands the importance of finding, choosing and convincing the right person, who will know how to evolve and adapt, and all this in a record time, in his new job. This has become both the reference and leitmotiv of the agency. Andy can thus rely on a unique network made up of industry, retail, e-commerce, designers, entrepreneurs and also investment funds.Andy is passionate about sports and lives in Paris and Biarritz.

Stephane Janssoone

Senior Consultant

Stéphane Janssoone has spent 20 years in the sports industry, mainly in international sales, marketing, business development and management, in large groups and SMEs. With his past experience and aware that the human factor is crucial for the health and success of a company and its employees, he is now active in recruitment, coaching and HR consulting, still in the industry of sport, with the aim of facilitating the development of people and companies. Multicultural, quadrilingual, former pro triathlete, Stéphane has traveled the world to satisfy his appetite for understanding the human being. Certified in systemic coaching, psychometric instruments (MBTI®, Action Types®), and the Wim Hof® method, he focused his research on self-knowledge, an essential precondition, according to him, to the development of the human being in its potential. Thanks to this singular approach he can quickly propose to a company that recruits, candidates whose skills, personality, know-how and aspirations meet the immediate and future needs of the company, his values, his DNA and his style of management. Candidates who, each time, enroll in the long term in their new functions.Based in Annecy, Stéphane continues a frequent and varied sport practice, and made yoga, breathing and exposure to cold a ritual daily in the morning.