Our People


STH as a company can only be as good the people that work here, and we are fortunate to employ some of the most experienced, passionate and driven people in the industry. World-class standards are combined with a friendly atmosphere and trustworthy team ethic, which gives our staff the desire to come to work and work with our partners to make their event better.

Our Global Executive Team oversee all global activities, bringing together their teams to achieve STH’s goals and our partners’ objectives, and to help deliver the best sporting events in the world.


Chris John

Chief Executive Officer

Chris John is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of STH.

Emily Tuffin

General Manager STH UK

Emily is the General Manager for STH UK, leading the team to deliver world-class travel and hospitality programmes. She has managed programmes for major events, including London 2012, Rugby World Cup 2015 and 2019, PyeongChang 2018, Tokyo 2020, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 and ICC T20 World Cup 2021.


Brendan Delahunty

General Manager STH Japan

Brendan is the General Manager of STH Japan and led the team running the official in-venue hospitality programme at Rugby World Cup 2019 and the Tokyo Olympic Games.


David Caldwell

General Manager STH Australia & New Zealand

David is the Group General Manager of STH Australia & New Zealand and oversees the teams running the consumer facing brands All Blacks Tours, NZ Cricket Tours and Wallabies Travel.


David Maccallum

Commercial Director

David is the Commercial Director of STH Group and has led the successful sales at Rugby World Cup 2015 and 2019 as well as the on-site hospitality at London 2012 Olympics and the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.


Clare Martin

Operations Director

Claire is Operations Director of STH Group and is responsible for the planning and delivery of the commercial hospitality programmes for the business. Her experience includes the Rugby World Cup in Japan 2019, England 2015, New Zealand 2011 and France 2007, as well as Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.


Elaine Crook

Finance Director

Elaine is the Finance Director at STH Group, leading the financial strategy and direction for the company. She has successfully overseen the financial control of the travel and hospitality programmes across four Rugby World Cups and the Olympic Games in London 2012 and Tokyo 2020.

James Roach

Director of Legal and Strategy

James is the Director of Legal and Strategy for STH Group. His role oversees legal functions across all global businesses and programmes, whilst also leading the group’s strategic planning to drive STH’s ambition to constantly grow and innovate.


Sisii De Winter

HR Business Partner

Responsible for leading the implementation, evaluation and development of a high-performance working culture, maximising personnel delivery to achieve STH Group’s strategic objectives.


Our world class sports and hospitality services ensure spectators can completely immerse themselves in the passion and drama of the occasion and enjoy a shared experience they will remember for a lifetime.

STH is a partner that you can trust. With the strong backing of our shareholders Sodexo, the foundations of our business is secure, and their expertise is also called upon when required to further enhance the professionalism and expertise we bring.

We are industry leading, innovative and trustworthy, with a long and enviable track record of consistent excellence across some of the biggest sporting events in the world.