David Tomlinson: PARTNER MOTorsport & extreme/action sports

Based in New Zealand, founding ThrillCapital allowed David to combine a passion for the Financial Markets and Motorsport.

He is an active trader and previously traded his own Forex account with Westpac Institutional Bank.

David spoke on Alternative Sports Funding at the first "Academy" conference for Sports Leaders hosted by TSE Consulting in Lausanne Switzerland  

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David holds a BEng (Electrical) from Auckland University New Zealand and a MBA from Rutgers University New Jersey.

You can get in touch with David at

Rodrigo Garza: partner esports & sports technology

Based in Zurich, Rodrigo is a former professional hockey player and Olympic medallist, representing Spain at three consecutive Olympics from 2000. He also holds an MBA from IE Business School Madrid.

As a Sponsorship and Marketing consultant with a strong international network in Olympic sport Rodrigo is a true IOC insider. Rodrigo also has wider connections to multiple National Olympic Committees (NOCs) and International Federations (IFs) worldwide.

In addition to providing access to an incredible sporting network, Rodrigo also brings solid sponsorship, sports crowdfunding and marketing expertise to the ThrillCapital. In the Finance sector, Rodrigo has strong connections to several Swiss and Spanish Banks.

In short, Rodrigo’s expertise sits firmly at the intersection of Sport and Finance – and it is precisely for this reason that Rodrigo is such a valuable member of the ThrillCapital team.

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Peter Mackness: consultant

Prior to working with ThrillCapital Peter spent a number of years in the software industry, working on projects as diverse as governance software for the financial services sector, mobile apps for events and energy monitoring systems for the commercial property sector.

Peter has previously held positions in Spain, Poland, Ireland and Costa Rica.

You can get in touch with Peter at