Our Team

Ryan Kogelman – Managing Director

Ryan has an extensive and proud history in sport as a player, coach, recruiter and administrator through his time at Eastern Ranges FC, Richmond FC & the AFL. He has also developed a large network through this time and possesses great business acumen through his business endeavours.

Ryan’s passion and genuine care for the development and welfare of athletes is infectious, as he works tirelessly to help people achieve their dreams.

Ryan became an accredited AFL Player Agent in 2012, where he was able to combine his passion for sport, development and business, to create RDK Management Solutions to focus in on client relationships, assisting talented individuals on their journey for success.

Daniel Stewart – Athlete Development

Daniel joined the RDK Sports Team after a professional AFL career with the Port Adelaide Football Club, to provide emerging and professional athletes with guidance, support and industry experience.

Daniel is highly passionate and driven and shares a unique story about his pathway into the AFL system after being overlooked at U18 TAC Cup Level, before moving away from home at a young age to ultimately achieve his dream of being drafted.

Daniel experienced the highs and lows of professional sport and now provides a great sounding board for our athletes.

Aussie Jones – Athlete Development

Aussie Jones is one of the AFL’s all times greats. A zippy wingman who played 226 games and kicked 127 Goals. Aussie was also a two-time ALL Australian and AFL Rising Star Nominee. Since retiring he has been involved in coaching through the TAC Cup, VFL & other representative programs.

Aussie has a wealth of industry experience and knowledge and has proved to be a wonderful mentor for a number of young athletes. Aussie’s passion for development of young talent is first class.

Jason Howard

Jason Howard – Accounting & Finance

Jason has had over 10 years experience in the Accounting and Finance sector and specializes in Sports tax and strategy. Jason also has a great understanding of the elite talent pathways having played representative and State league Football & Cricket.

Jason is extremely client focused and works very hard to ensure that our Athletes are very well looked after at all stages of their careers through education and development initiatives.

Flynn Loft – Athlete Services

Flynn started with RDK Sports Management as part of our University Intern Program, and after successfully completing his hours was offered employment within the company due to his passion, industry knowledge and hard working nature.

Flynn has been instrumental with his support of our athletes and assisting them with their off field support.