Ari Nissim currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer of Malka Sports, overseeing day to day operations of the representation, and creative content agency. Ari has over seventeen years of experience in the sports industry. In addition to being COO of Malka Sports, Ari is a certified NFL Agent. Since becoming an agent in 2014, Ari has represented a number of players, including Todd Gurley and Leonard Fournette. Before joining Malka, Ari worked as an NFL Agent and the Director of Analytics for Roc Nation after serving as the New York Jets Director of Football Administration from 2006-2013, where he helped build teams that went to back to back AFC Championship games.
Ari is on the Board of the Business of Sports School in New York City, where he spends time mentoring high school students. Ari has a B.A. in Political Science and History from University of Wisconsin – Madison, and a J.D. from Tulane University School of Law. Ari is licensed to practice law in New York and is a member of the Sports Lawyers Association.