About Us

CONQA Group is a global consulting, event management and sports entertainment organisation that focuses within elite sport and corporate sectors. We offer a wide range of sports and business leadership initiatives such as focus groups, leadership programmes, as well as consulting services. 

Our two main programmes are the Elite Sport Summit, which takes place in Cape Town annually and the London Leadership Summit, which takes place at the London Stock Exchange annually. 

Our objective is to influence organisations and leadership teams to push the boundaries of business and sports performance daily.

Our Team


Justin Woolford
Chief Executive Officer 

Justin over the years, he has worked with the biggest teams in global sport, from NFL, NBA and Premier League Football teams to Olympic Governing Bodies, International Rugby Federations, as well as Super Rugby teams in the Southern Hemisphere.  

His entire professional career has been in sport and professional development, where his focus and passion is to bring together decision makers from across a variety of sectors and industries - in order to learn the latest cutting edge methodologies. 


Peter Sharples
Chief Operating Officer 

Peter graduated from the University of Cape Town (UCT) with Business Science, Finance Honours. He is a Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) and he has held senior finance roles at global organisations such as Swiss listed company Lindt & Sprungli and wine & spirit giant Distell, at their London headquarters.

Peter oversees the entire global business from an operational perspective.


Xola Ntshinga

Xola is an experienced presenter, with a demonstrated history of working at the top end of broadcast media.

With a perfected skill set in Communication, Broadcasting, Event Management and Radio. Xola brings a unique element to CONQA Group, where his extensive knowledge in content and media, adds an extraordinary dynamic to the organisation.

Our Partners

Technogym is known all over the world as "The Wellness Company" - a company that has helped develop the concept of "fitness" into a complete Wellness lifestyle. Living the "Wellness" lifestyle means getting regular physical activity, correct nutrition, and having a positive mental attitude.


Catapult has over 300 staff based across 16 countries worldwide, working with over 1520 elite teams from 35 different sports globally. Catapult Group International Limited (CAT) is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange.



The Stellenbosch Academy of Sport seeks to provide the environment in which to develop and train, in order to attain that 'excellence of performance'. SAS offers an all-encompassing world-class facility, situated in the beautiful South African winelands of Stellenbosch. Facilities and services on-site include indoor and outdoor training fields, a state-of-the-art gym, access to leading sports scientists, doctors, coaches, physiotherapists, biokineticists, as well as comfortable athlete accommodation and performance-nutrition catering.










DNAlysis provides medical practitioners and patients with the tools to improve and maintain health and wellness.  Our DNA tests are used by a diverse range of trained medical practitioners to gain greater understanding into their patients’ requirements for optimal health and nutrition. The comprehensive range of tests provides insight across the health spectrum, from weight management and chronic disease risk management, to understanding athletic performance and recovery requirements from high intensity exercise.


Unisure are a Global Health and Life Insurer, which provide bespoke health and life insurance to organisations and individuals worldwide.