GSF Director, Rhydian Thomas, is a qualified UKAD Adviser and has a Degree (2:1), Masters, a Post Graduate Diploma in International Sports Law, and is a fluent Spanish speaker. He has RFU Registered Agent status (since 2009), although has been representing rugby players since 2002, prior to the regulations. He has negotiated playing contracts worth a total of over £5m and represented 8 international rugby players. He obtained his FA agent license in March 2004, but since deregulation by FIFA on 1st April 2015, he is now classed as an FA Intermediary. He is also a licensed RFL Rugby League Agent. He has full professional indemnity insurance and clean DBS reports, which enable him to deal with young players in rugby union, rugby league and football. He is in the process of registering with the Darts Regulation Authority (DRA) for his agent license, as he has previous experience in that field, and it is also his intention to sit his PCA Cricket agents’ exam in early 2016. He is married with three gown-up children and one 9 year old son.