Get to know our senior
team.

We represent a new approach to football recruitment and management.  The Scouted Hub has developed a core team of diverse backgrounds and deep expertise in order to offer comprehensive consultancy services like no other.  We are a forward-thinking group on the cutting edge of the game, but with a collaborative and passionate spirit that lends itself to true partnership. 

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Iwan
Pritchard

Founder / Head of Product

Iwan is the founder and Head of Product Development at The Scouted Hub, and an experienced business professional within the football industry. Entering the football industry at 16, Iwan has spent time with some of Europe's best-run football clubs, gaining knowledge and insight from leading recruitment professionals and coaches alike. Iwan is responsible for ensuring that The Scouted Hub's solutions solve real-world issues, developed efficiently and are consumer-friendly. Iwan is mentored by successful entrepreneurs and has been nominated for many entrepreneurship awards. Originally from Anglesey, Iwan now resides in Liverpool.

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Alexander
Wilkinson

Director / Head of Scouting

Xander is the current Head of Scouting at The Scouted Hub, with many years experience within the professional game in one of the top leagues in Europe at the age of just 27. A PFSA Level 2 in Talent Identification and Tactical analysis holder, with junior playing experience within professional football academies, as well as semi-professional senior experience within the U.K., his main proving ground within scouting came from his vast knowledge within the 16-23 age range in the U.K. for his club role and has since proved his knowledge of players spanning the entire globe over several years. Based just outside of Leeds in the U.K., Xander can usually be caught in the stands at matches in the U.K. at all levels, or in front of his computer screen visiting matches played in all corners of the world, keeping track of a large variety of players. A competent user of WYscout, Instat and Tableau Public, and a highly regarded young man within the scouting industry.

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Harry
Collins

Founder / Head of Business Development

Harry is the current Head of Business Development at The Scouted Hub. He holds a degree in multimedia journalism and is experienced within all forms of media. Harry is focused on building a diverse knowledge within marketing and business development, always seeking opportunities to create and grow partnerships within the industry. He manages the liaison and interactions with clubs and other clients for The Scouted Hub, forging a varied network of contacts. Harry implements the agreed marketing and business strategy of The Scouted Hub, geared towards long-term value in line with the company’s morals and ethics.

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Ryan
Williams

Director / Head of Strategy

Ryan is the current Head of Strategy at The Scouted Hub and an experienced business professional as well as a qualified football coach and scout.  He has 25 years of experience as a business consultant, data analyst, strategist, and financial professional.  He holds a CPA and two Masters Degrees with a focus in International Business.  He is also an accomplished scout that holds certifications from both the FA and PFSL and a coach that currently holds a USSF D-License.  Ryan has extensive knowledge of the North American player market and has been involved in the sporting analytics community for the greater part of 2 decades.  Ryan currently resides outside of Washington, DC, with his wife and two kids, and can usually be found chauffeuring them between sporting events while trying to sneak peeks at MLS/USL/LigaMX matches.

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Stephen
Hickingbotham

Director / Head of Analysis

Stephen is the current Head of Analysis at The Scouted Hub; he is responsible for ensuring a seamless crossover between the scouting and data analysis departments. Having worked with several professional football clubs and agents alike, Stephen has quickly built up a critical understanding of the game and data science, enabling him to tie together traditional and modern technologies. Stephen has received 1-to-1 mentoring from one of football's most influential figures. Residing in Bath, Stephen is currently completing a degree in Statistics. You may know Stephen as the man behind the VillaAnalytics Twitter account.