Chris Trembath - Managing Director

Chris qualified as an accountant with PWC before deciding to focus his career in education. Having set up several successful businesses providing education-based solutions and services to the over-16s vocational skills sector, Chris co-founded CMT Learning in 2010, bringing together his lifetime interests in sport and education. Chris also serves on the governing Council of Clifton College in Bristol, one of the leading public schools in the South West of England. 

Chris played cricket professionally in his youth and continues to captain the competitive Gloucestershire Over-50’s team. Horse racing, golf and supporting Crystal Palace FC are his other sporting passions.

Tony Wright - Sales Director

Tony Wright played professional cricket for Gloucestershire County Cricket Club for 20 years including four years as captain, scoring more than 13,000 runs and 18 first-class hundreds. On retiring from Gloucestershire CCC he joined Clifton College where he was responsible for growing their out-of-term activity business. Tony is a co-founder of CMT Learning and directs sales and global partner relationships.

Tony is still a competitive cricketer and a regular on the golf course. He also enjoys football and horse racing.


Dale Hobson - Business Development Director

Dale has had a long involvement in sport both as a player and in the planning and operation of major events. He has worked closely over many years with promoters, athletes, teams, governing bodies, broadcasters, sponsors and rights owners. Dale was a consultant to Nike for more than 10 years supporting Nike’s relationships with Manchester United FC, FC Barcelona, FC Juventus, Inter Milan and AS Roma. Dale lived in Asia and Australia in the 1990’s and has extensive work experience in the Far East, India and the Gulf.

Dale enjoys playing golf and tennis and watching rugby, football and cricket.

Rikki Mace - Operations Director

Rikki is an Exercise and Sports Science graduate of the University of Exeter. Formerly a Learning Support Assistant at a large secondary school, he has worked for CMT Learning in a variety of roles for the last 5 years. Rikki is now responsible for the planning and operations for all CMT Learning courses, and for the recruitment and training of CMT’s coaching and mentoring staff.

He has a lifelong involvement in sport, especially football, and supports Liverpool FC. Rikki is widely travelled, and has lived and worked in South East Asia.

Katie Corkill - Project Manager

Katie is an MA graduate in Sports Development. She joined CMT Learning three years ago from a post at the University of Bristol. She specialises in customer relationships and new partnerships, and in the planning of summer camp operations. 

Katie is well travelled and grew up in Dubai. She played both university and club football in the South West and has a keen interest in girls’ football coaching and development. As well as football Katie loves travel, good food and wine.