Harvey  Arman

Harvey Arman

Founder & CEO, Xtar

Harvey Arman, an esteemed Australian investor and serial entrepreneur, specializes in the convergence of sport (notably football) and technology. Through his ventures, he has generated over 500 million in revenue, showcasing his business acumen. He is the founder of www.xtar.io and has played a pivotal role as a key investor in platforms like www.doublepass.com, www.horizm.com, and www.playup.com. Harvey is also renowned for his ability to work closely with businesses on their strategic positioning, bringing his vast expertise to the table. He pursued Economics at the University of Sydney, advanced his skills with an Advanced Management Program at China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), and honed his leadership acumen at Harvard University. Not just an alumnus, Harvey’s expertise has been recognized on prestigious platforms; he’s been a speaker at institutions like Harvard and at eminent events such as the World Football Summit Asia. Professionally, Harvey’s association with Double Pass, the world’s premier youth development agency, stands out. As a senior partner for six years, he has been instrumental in its growth and impact, including the establishment of youth academies in over 130 countries. In his upcoming talk, Harvey will shed light on “Building a Decentralized Star Factory” in Undiscovered Sports Talent.