Marcus Wight, CEO

David Hoggins, Partnerships Director

Director of Partnerships, David joined PHAR in February 2012 having gained experience at Manchester United’s industry-leading commercial team. He has a wide-ranging experience in sponsorship and media across traditional and digital assets. 

Successful partnerships he has been instrumental in creating include Phones 4U’s naming-rights sponsorship of The Manchester Arena, Accenture’s lead sponsorship of British Triathlon (one of the largest post-2012 Games investments in a UK Olympic Sport) and Boohoo’s sponsorship of Manchester Airport’s Jet-Bridges. He also consults to brands on their partnership activity including Ricoh’s Premiership Rugby sponsorship, which won the Best Use of Branded Content in Sponsorship in the 2017 European Sponsorship Association Awards.