Michael Francombe

Managing Director – Infront Football Media

Subsidiary Management


Michael Francombe, Managing Director Infront Football Media, has overseen the successful appointment of the company as FIFA's exclusive sales representative in 26 Asian territories with respect to the distribution of broadcast rights to FIFA events until 2022.

Previously, Michael was Executive Director, Legal Affairs at Infront with responsibility for all legal aspects relating to the 2002 & 2006 FIFA World Cup™ media rights, as well as a member of the Executive Committee. Michael is an Oxford University graduate and a qualified lawyer.