Peter Giurissevich

Senior Legal Counsel @ NRL

Peter Giurissevich is Senior Legal Counsel at NRL, and Company Secretary of Rugby League World Cup 2017 Ltd. Previously, he was a senior litigator at Gilbert + Tobin. He has a passion for sports administration, and advocates for the incredibly positive impact sport can have on communities. Peter has worked closely with the NRL’s football department on leading data, technology and analytics projects, and has also been involved in some of the largest transactions in Australian sport, including the NRL’s recent record $1.8 billion broadcast rights deal. Peter is the current recipient of the AFR BOSS Emerging Leaders MBA scholarship, and was also a Sports Scholar (football) during his undergraduate studies in Law and Business at UTS.