Our Team



Our team comprises of an array of talented, sincere, renowned faces in the field of sports and sports management. In addition to the guys who lead the charge mentioned below, there is a pool of dedicated members and event associates who work relentlessly with our team to make each day a success.

Siva Kumar US
Founder & CEO

An automobile engineer by qualification, and an MBA from the hallowed portals IIM Calcutta, Siva is the driving force behind Prodigy. His decade long stint with the Chairman's Office of India's largest conglomerate - Reliance Industries Limited, and his direct involvement & initiative in setting up Indian Super League from scratch has given him the in-depth understanding and exceptional personal network in the footballing world. He uses both to the advantage of Prodigy Sportz and that has resulted in Prodigy being one of the fastest growing professional grassroots company in India and Middle East.

Terry Phelan
Technical Director
Terrence Michael Phelan is an Irish International Player who has donned the cap for 43 games, and had a stupendous footballing career with EPL clubs like Manchester City & Chelsea. He was the Head of Kerala Blasters FC for the 2nd season of Indian Super League.

He holds a UEFA B License and is extremely passionate about helping children develop their game on the field, as well as off the field. Terry has been with Prodigy for more than an year now, and is responsible for training, monitoring and continuous education of about 30 coaches who are employed by Prodigy.

Nishanth Nair
Director - Operations & BD
Nishanth has about 10 years of experience in hospitality industry in India & Middle East, and is a hardcore sports aficionado. The 5 centres of Prodigy, which employs about 50 people, and trains 700 children, twice a week, works as a well-oiled machinery with his hard work and dedication. With an increase in the number of brands & programs coming under Prodigy, his task keeps getting complicated by multiples!

Jyothy Gopikrishnan
Director - Branding & Marketing
Jyothy has about 15 years of experience in Market Research & Branding. Her insights have been crucial for Prodigy to assume sharply differentiated strategies in various markets, with success. She has been successful in creating properties in completely new segments with Prodigy Super Coach for Coach Training Program, Prodigy Summer Blast for Summer Camps etc. As Prodigy grows beyond India, the brand is going through a dynamic change, and its truly exciting time for us to see the brand evolve to maturity