Scorers 1st Sportmanagement
is a global, full-service management group that provides
high quality services to professional basketball players.
Scorers 1st Sportmanagement was founded in 2003 to provide talented basketball players with sound advice and honest and reliable support while guiding them down the right career path as professional athletes.
Under the guidance of CEO Gerrit Kersten-Thiele, who is a NBA and FIBA licensed agent, Scorers 1st has developed into an international operating agency with main offices in the US and Germany, as well as several other countries.
We believe in building lasting personal relationships with our athletes and work hard on their behalf to handle any distractions so each player can focus completely on their profession.
With representatives in the US and Europe, Scorers 1st offers a wide range of contacts, options and
opportunities to players and teams around the world.
We practice open and honest communication at Scorers 1st and are accessible to our athletes’ individual wants and needs both in and out of the season.
We are here for you. Everyone associated with Scorers 1st takes pride in being honest, loyal, respectful and professional toward our athletes, teams and those we encounter within our business.
We develop detailed business plans with each Scorers 1st client to help them achieve success during their career as a professional athlete. We also understand basketball will not last forever and strive to setup a post-career strategy.