Lilywhite Sports Management Rugby Division is headed up by Ian Gormley, RFL Licensed Agent number UK36.

As a young amateur, Ian played both Rugby League and Rugby Union representing his county Lancashire in both codes. He signed as a Rugby League professional at the age of 17 for Widnes. He played 1st team until moving to Salford five seasons later. After several years playing for Salford, Ian moved on to Rochdale Hornets. Ian retired from the game to concentrate on Business Commitments but continued to play amateur Rugby union for Wigan RUFC until a few seasons ago.

Ian has over 25yrs business experience including Managing Directorship at several companies.

With Ian's excellent contacts and network in the Rugby world; coupled with a strong business acumen, he is well placed to manage and advise our current crop of professionals.

Key Services

- Career Development
- Club Search
- Player Contracts
- Match Day Attendance

Client Services
- Concierge
- Legal Advice
- Financial Planning
- Insurance
- Marketing/PR/Sponsorship