Cristian Lopez

Director of Business Development

Cristian Lopez is originally from Vina Del Mar, Chile. In 1998 he earned a tennis collegiate scholarship to the United States, and graduated from Pikeville University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. From there he went to work in the Hamptons as a teaching tennis professional. This began his career in tennis, which later brought him to Atlanta as a tennis director for a prestigious country club in Dunwoody, Ga. An important personal achievement in the States was becoming a US citizen in 2013.

The next personal achievement was the following year, 2014, as he co-founded Rome Tennis Management. Cristian led this company for the next 9 years. During his time at Rome Tennis, he and his business partner expanded their business into real estate opportunities as well.

Additionally, during this time Cristian received the Georgia Tennis Professional of the Year and was named to the Pikeville University Hall of Fame. After 25 years as a successful tennis professional career and business owner, Cristian decided to take his passion, networking and leadership skills to join the great team of WCG.  

During his free time, he enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife, Jill, and two children, Mateo and Isabella. Cristian loves meeting new people, traveling to new places and listening to live music.