United Arab Emirates

Mike Davis

Regional Director, CSM Sport & Entertainment

Mike is a Regional Director and General Manager for CSM Middle East and Africa and has been working in the industry for over 19 years, eight of which were spent in London developing and delivering award winning sport and entertainment marketing strategies and campaigns for an array of global brands, rights holders, federations, governing bodies and major events.

Since September 2009 Mike has lived in the UAE building a successful, sustainable and well-respected business with offices in 5 counties and over 180 employees. He oversees the business operations and heads up the regional commercial and consulting division working across CSM’s diverse client portfolio.

Mike is a Regional Director and General Manager for CSM Middle East and Africa and has been working in the industry for over 19 years, eight of which were spent in London developing and delivering award winning sport and entertainment marketing strategies and campaigns for an array of global brands, rights holders, federations, governing bodies and major events.

Since September 2009 Mike has lived in the UAE building a successful, sustainable and well-respected business with offices in 5 counties and over 180 employees. He oversees the business operations and heads up the regional commercial and consulting division working across CSM’s diverse client portfolio.

Mike believes in the power of sport to effect change more than anything else and has been involved in the development and delivery of many behaviour change projects in the region none more so than the hugely successful Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi in 2019, of which CSM was an integral part of its success. He continues to advise to Special Olympics International, is on the Board of Trustees for #TeamAngelWolf, a global ambassador for inclusion and a driving force for CSM’s disability in the workplace program.

In his spare time Mike continues to play sport to varying degrees of success, has three daughters together with his wife spends time supporting a number of charitable projects focused on how sport can make a difference in society.

In his spare time Mike continues to play sport to varying degrees of success, has three daughters together with his wife spends time supporting a number of charitable projects focused on how sport can make a difference in society.