Pierre McCourt, EMBA, M.Sports Physiotherapy

Job Title: 
Director, Performance Services

M. Sports Physiotherapy, La Trobe University Melbourne

Executive MBA HEC Paris


Pierre is a high performance system leader with extensive managerial experience and a proven track record of success in the international high performance multi-sports arena. With over 20 years of professional experience Pierre’s career has evolved from an early technical one in sports physiotherapy, to becoming an expert in his field and subsequently moving into sports administration, senior management, and strategic leadership roles.  This has involved working through roles in high performance sport including sports physiotherapist at multiple Olympic Games and World Championships, management of sports medicine and sports science units, and senior organizational roles in 4 countries (Australia, UK, Qatar, and now Canada). Previous organizations that Pierre has worked for include – Richmond Football Club in the Australian Football League, Athletics Australia, the English Institute of Sport, British Athletics, and the National Sports Medicine Program of Qatar. From an academic perspective Pierre has completed an Executive MBA from HEC Paris in 2016 and a Masters in Sports Physiotherapy from La Trobe University Melbourne (2000). Throughout his career Pierre has also presented original material at clinical and coaching conferences plus co-authored peer reviewed publications.