Charles Knott is an experienced businessperson having participated in two family ventures and having founded his own business in 2011 while still an undergraduate at Western University. Over the next few years he grew this business to become one of the largest suppliers of sports flooring equipment in Canada. This business gave him the opportunity to partner with some of the biggest MMA and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu athletes in Canada, as well as events, including Grappling Industries which is the 2nd largest Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournament in the world. During this time Charles also completed a Master’s of Science (MSc) at the London School of Economics in the United Kingdom.
Charles was born in St Mary’s Ontario and moved to London in 2001 at the age of 14; he has been a resident of Ward 5 for 17 years. He is currently the Clinic Manager/Marketing Director of Pro Function Sports Injury Clinic which is located in the Centrefield Sports Complex.