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Christopher Stuart

StaX Strategist

In the extremely competitive sports industry, Mr. Stuart has developed a solid reputation and established his business by partnering with an elite and selective client base.

Prior to launching Encore Sports & Entertainment, Mr. Stuart was Senior Director of Licensing and Acquisitions for the Upper Deck Company where he was responsible for handling all negotiations with athletes, leagues, unions and strategic partners. While at Upper Deck, he recruited and negotiated exclusive agreements with athletes such as Tiger Woods, Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, David Beckham, Peyton Manning and Derek Jeter.

Mr. Stuart launched his career in sports with the San Diego Chargers in their player personnel and marketing departments. While interning for the San Diego Charger organization, Mr. Stuart received his Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego School of Law. He has been a member of the California State Bar since 1996.

A native of Phoenix, Arizona, Mr. Stuart graduated from the University of Arizona with a degree in Business Administration.