Steve Byrd

Head of Global Strategic Partnerships @ Sportradar

Steve Byrd is a thirty-year veteran of the sports industry. He was named Chief Commercial Officer for Sportradar’s US operation in May of 2015 and today oversees the company’s partnerships across the world.

His time at Sportradar follow a stint during which he served as a consultant and advisory board member for a number of global digital sports firms. Previously, Steve was Co-Chief Operating Officer at STATS, Inc. — leading their growth and relationships with leagues, federations, broadcasters, brands and technology firms for nearly two decades.

Steve is a Founding Board Member of the Fantasy Sports Trade Association and serves as an Executive-in-Residence for his alma mater, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.