Rob Pilgrim

Rob is responsible for the strong partnerships Google and YouTube hold in the Sports industry. His work involves bringing the best of digital technology to top sporting federations, broadcasters, clubs and native creators to grow a formidable content offering for fans across the globe. He has worked in the tech and sports partnership space for 7 years, formerly working as Google’s global sales lead for Adidas, delivering a never-before-seen real-time marketing campaign through the 2014 World Cup, in one of the biggest ever YouTube advertising partnerships.


Rob studied Medieval and Modern languages at the University of Oxford, specializing in international politics and culture; allowing him to build the experience which allows him to forge working partnerships with international organisations on behalf of YouTube.