General Manager, My Action Sport/CricHQ
Grant Elliott, is a former NZ Blackcaps team member. Grant Elliott born in South Africa and arrived on the New Zealand shores in 2003.
He has played over 100 games for the blackcaps and enjoyed success on the international stage particular with white ball cricket. Widely regarded by his teammates as a hard worker and a reliable player who always put the team first.
His name was written into New Zealand cricketing folklore books when he hit the winning 6 which propelled the NZ Blackcaps into their first ever World Cup final.
After his cricket career he has been active in digital companies, the first being an education platform which helped young adults decides on vocational pathways. After a successful exit he has been general manager global for my action sport, a streaming and analysis platform for all grassroots sports, concentrating on cricket.
Grant believes that sport plays a huge part in gluing communities together as well as promoting physical and mental wellbeing. Looking at ways of promoting sport through technology is a way he is helping drive an interest in sport for the next generation.
He lives in Wellington, New Zealand with his lovely family.