Coliseum Summit EUROPE
Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London
March 26-27, 2024


Steven Davies - COO, Chester Race Company, UK

Steven Davies

Steve is the Chief Operating Officer for Chester Race Company. Operating three racecourses, accommodation, bars & restaurants and conference & event spaces. He has overall responsibility for the performance of all sites as well as the 15 year development plans.

Steve had spent 16 years working in the Visitor attraction industry for Merlin Entertainments. Working as the Head of Operations at Alton Towers Resort, Operations Director at Chessington World of Adventures and finally the General Manager of Madame Tussauds London. All attractions welcoming over 3million guests per year with multi-faceted operations. From Theme Parks, Hotels, Entertainment, Zoo’s, Security and many more. All of which produce high levels of EBITDA through focusing on the Guest.

From there Steve moved to Emirates Old Trafford as the Operations Director for Lancashire Cricket Club, taking his first step into Sport stadium operations. Helping them through the challenges of Covid and starting the Hotel extension project before moving to Chester Race Company.

Steve is an advocate of all round Guest Experience and believes from the moment you buy a ticket to an event all the way to getting home from an event we have a responsibility to give guests the best possible experience. Immersing them into more than just the sport itself. Steve is passionate about going the extra mile for Guests to give them a memorable experience.

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