Chief Executive Officer
Stephen Hood, has served as a business development consultant to Speed Capital Ltd. from October 2022 to April 2023. Mr. Hood served as Motorsport Games' President from April 2019 to January 2022. Mr. Hood has also served as President of Motorsport Games Limited, our UK subsidiary, from February 2020 to January 2022 and as a director of 704Games from September 2018 to January 2022. Previously, Mr. Hood served as Head of Esports for Autosport Media UK Limited, a subsidiary of Motorsport Network, from July 2018 to March 2019. Prior to joining Motorsport Network, Mr. Hood served as Executive Producer at Dovetail Games, a UK-based producer of digital hobbies, from September 2016 to May 2018 and as a Creative Director from December 2014 to September 2016. Mr. Hood was employed at Codemasters, a British video game developer and publisher, as Creative Director from November 2011 to December 2013 and as Chief Game Designer from March 2009 to November 2011. Prior to that, Mr. Hood was Design Manager at Ideaworks Game Studio, a British video game developer, from August 2006 to October 2008 and a Senior Designer at renowned British developer Lionhead Studios Limited from 2004 to 2006. He also has held various positions as Design Director and Design Manager with other video game producers. Mr. Hood is a BAFTA award winning developer (Best Simulation, The Movies and Best Sports Game, Formula One 2010) with particular expertise in building creative teams and designing and managing the development of complex video game projects and services.
Chief Financial Officer
Stanley Beckley initially joined Driven Lifestyle Group LLC (formerly Motorsport Network, LLC), the majority stockholder of the Company, in February 2021 as its Chief Accounting Officer – a role he will continue to serve in. Mr. Beckley has over eighteen years of experience in leading finance and accounting teams and working on technical accounting matters. Prior to joining Driven Lifestyle, Mr. Beckley spent nine years with KPMG as a Senior Manager in its Audit Practice and almost four years working as a Corporate Controller for H.I.G. Capital, a global private equity firm headquartered in Miami. More recently, Mr. Beckley was the Chief Financial Officer for CDR Companies, a national firm that provides consulting, emergency management, and disaster health and medical services. He graduated with Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Accounting with honors from Florida International University and holds active Certified Public Accounting licenses in the states of Florida and Virginia. Mr. Beckley is also a certified Fraud Examiner and a Chartered Certified Accountant.