Research & Analytics

Having caught the company’s attention with a blog devoted to the statistical analysis of footballers, Sam joined the company with the overall objective of identifying talent across all positions with a range of statistical methods to help clubs with their recruitment. Holding first-class BA and MA degrees, Sam also works closely with World In Motion’s goalkeeping-focused subsidiary, GK1 Management, to develop new methods of analysing goalkeepers.


SAM JACKSONHead of Research & Analytics

As the Data Scientist at World in Motion, Alex works in the Research & Analytics department on identifying talent and providing support to football clubs with their recruitment processes. In addition to holding BSc and MRes degrees, he is an accomplished programmer who brings experience of implementing data science techniques within a myriad of industries – including professional football at Leicester City.


ALEX WYLIEData Scientist