Russell Clarke has a degree in economics and a business background in sports analytics (specialising in the football betting markets) and investment.
He ran a profitable advisory service for over 15 years and was a partner in Soccerbrain, which was a highly successful analytical software tool in the betting industry. He is currently a partner in www.acowtancy.com with his brother, Richard.
Russell attended school in Lincoln at Monks Road and Lincoln Christ’s Hospital School and saw his first Imps' match at Sincil Bank in 1971 (0-1 defeat by Notts County). A conservative estimate would be around 1,000 matches attended since.
He has lived in Spain and Dubai and is married to Gael, with two daughters, Georgina and Isobel.