Ann will play a key role in Nicco driving meaningful and measurable global impact for climate action, nature, social diversity, equity and inclusion, and economic prosperity.
We are thrilled to share with you all that Ann Duffy has joined the Nicco Global board. Ann has spearheaded the creation and execution of sustainability initiatives for mega sporting events and organizations, and is currently a director for the Canadian Games Council, a ESG Board Advisor and Chief Sustainability Officer for MI Global Partners, and president of The Ann Duffy Consulting Group Ltd.
Ann was a member of the IOC Sustainability and Legacy Commission between 2006 and 2016 where she advised on Agenda2020 and has collaborated with and contributed to the IOC and FIFA on key governance and guidance documents for sustainable development, sustainable event and legacy management policies.
Formerly, Ann was also the Corporate Sustainability Officer at the Vancouver 2010 Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Ann has since advised numerous international and multi-sport bids on sustainability and legacy strategies including Australia's 2027 and 2029 Rugby World Cup Bid; the United2026 FIFA Bid for the Men's World Cup for Canada, USA and Mexico; and, Los Angeles 2024 Summer Olympic & Paralympic Games Bid.
As Nicco Global focuses on creating sustainable digital ecosystems for sporting organisations in 2023, Ann will play a key role in Nicco driving meaningful and measurable global impact for climate action, nature, social diversity, equity and inclusion, and economic prosperity.
You’ll hear more from Ann throughout 2023.
“Nicco's ability to create new revenue for sport will be unlike any other product in market – wait until you see it.”
"Nicco provides an interactive digital environment for sporting organisations, their fans, small businesses and large brands to exclusively collaborate. Its purpose is to drive social and economic inclusion, diversity and sustainability – with meaningful and measurable global impact.”
“...there’s more to Nicco’s innovation than initially meets the eye...”
“The potential for this platform to create enduring revenue models for sporting organisations that fund the sustainability of sport for fans and participants at all levels whilst solving some of the most challenging problems confronting the sector is extraordinary.”
“It’s fantastic to see such an innovative local startup, based right here in Manly, succeed in the booming technology and AI space.”