Chris Anderson

Managing Director @ Anderson Sally

A pioneer of soccer analytics, Chris Anderson is the author of “The Numbers Game: Why Everything You Know About Soccer Is Wrong“, and Managing Partner of Anderson Sally LLC. A sought-after soccer industry advisor, Chris’s work focuses on using rigorous and appropriate analysis to acquire, manage, and build and sustain clubs in the context of global competition for talent and success. Before co-founding Anderson Sally, Chris was a professor at Cornell University; he has held visiting appointments at Oxford, Stanford, and the LSE, and has s taught management strategy at Cornell’s Johnson School of Management and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Anderson has been a frequent commentator on the use of analytics in football and Big Data in high performing organizations.