Steven Elworthy joined the Board of British Basketball in early 2015 as a Non-Executive Independent Director. He is currently Director of Events at the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and enjoys being at the sharp end of the business which has his main focus on the running of domestic, international and ICC events. Before he secured his current position he worked at various times in the following fields, commercial strategy and planning, marketing strategy and research, media management, communications and PR, broadcast, sponsorship and new media rights. He was previously Tournament Director of the ICC World Twenty20 South Africa 2007, Commercial Manager at Cricket South Africa (CSA), Director ICC World Twenty20 England 2009, Tournament Director of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013. Prior to working in cricket he played cricket for a number of provincial and county teams and ultimately ended up playing for South Arica for a four year period. This included winning a 1998 Commonwealth Gold Medal for cricket and playing in the 1999 Cricket World Cup.