The owners, employees and consultants of the NWF group have a wide array of backgrounds and skills that complement each other in the endeavors of the NWF entities. Collectively, the principals of NWF have decades of business experience and interaction with the football world.
Cory Roth, President
Aaron Jacob, CEO, New World Football Agency, LLC
Aaron is a USSF/FIFA Intermediary/UEFA /USSF Licenced Coach & Official FIFA Match Agent.Aaron founded the AJF AGENCY in 2014, which became part of the NWF family in 2018. In his formative years he was with Charlton Athletic FC’s Youth Academy in the EPL, under Alan Curbishley. He was promoted to Youth Development Director for London andthe South East of England, responsible for talent identification and selecting youth players for the academy. He worked with many players who would go on to become professionals at major clubs, including Arsenal, Chelsea, Tottenham, Fulham, West Ham, Liverpool, Bournemouth and Norwich City.Between 2004 and 2008, Aaron held the role of Head Coach at a college in SE London. Under his leadership, the Lewisham College Academy were considered one of the best youth teams in the UK, and played in the highest league (outside of Pro Academy status),- the F.A.Youth Conference League.
On Aaron’s arrival in the US, in 2008 he became a senior coach for Andromeda SC, (now known as Solar SC) He became assistant in the newly formed USSF Youth Development Academy, (the highest level of play linked to the senior team) working with Josema Bazan, Oscar Borgarello and Mike Powers. From 2011 to 2014 he was made Director of coaching for the U14, U16 and U18’s.While at the club, Aaron was directly responsible for initiating the implementation and partnership with Tottenham Hotspur FC, and was proud to have had a 99% success rate of placing AFC YDA players at various colleges throughout the United States, including top NCAA institutions.
Aaron, is now using his knowledge, experience and expertise as a registered USSF Intermediary and is one of only 15 Match Agents in the United States listed on the official FIFA website.
Pablo Castillo, Worldwide Strategy, New World Football Agency, LLC
Nick Borges, Executive Assistant, New World Football Agency, LLC
Anthony Harris, New World Football Agency, LLC
Anthony joins New World Football after starting and running his own sports representation company that focused solely on soccer players. That agency was TAS Sports Group and has allowed Anthony to build a network of contacts within the US Soccer market ranging from GM’s, Owners, Coaches, and Technical Directors. Anthony knows no other sport on this planet as well as this one we call the beautiful game. Anthony brings over 17+ years of domestic and international business experience with him. He holds a Masters in Business Administration from Texas A&M Commerce, in Texas.
Anthony is bilingual in Spanish and English and also has an extensive network in Latin America.
As part of our team, Anthony plays a vital role in the growth of New World Football and ensuring NWF is at the pinnacle of the global soccer scene.
Anthony is based in Fort Worth, Texas.
Obinna Amuneke, New World Football Agency, LLC
Other Key Personnel
Jean-Louis Dupont has focused on sports law at both European and international
Roberto Dallafior represents clients in proceedings before state courts, arbitral tribunals (in particular ICC, Swiss Rules and ad hoc) and administrative bodies, focusing on corporate and commercial disputes and on complex insurance, banking and financial litigation and arbitration (including banking insolvencies and FINMA enforcement proceedings) as well as on unfair competition, antitrust and procurement proceedings. He also serves as
Iñaki Alvarez is the former Director of Operations of CONCACAF (2 years) and Deputy Director and Head of Event Management (10 years) at FIFA. (www.inakialvarez.com). Prior to joining FIFA he worked for the Olympic Games in Atlanta. He is a resourceful leader with strong experience managing local and global football projects with a proven ability to transform abstract concepts and complex goals into concrete processes. He possesses a collaborative, hands-on leadership style that focuses on collective growth and sustainability, thrives on problem-solving and using innovative ideas to build narratives that resonate. He is bilingual, with a keen sense for education, communication, and execution.While at CONCACAF and at FIFA, he was directly involved in the delivery of numerous events including the annual Congress, the Gold Cup, the Centenario and many World Cups. As Head of Event Management he was responsible for the development and implementation of standardized management processes, resulting in significant increases in efficiency. He introduced new IT solutions, resulting in improved services and customer relations, and created and managed Profit and Loss for each event, between $10 to $40 million on an annual basis. Inaki is an advisor to our consultancy and assists in promoting soccer matches.
Ron Davidson is resident in Toronto, Canada, and has been a professional soccer