About Us


Andre Buck has more than twenty years of experience in professional basketaball and has represented FIVE first round picks including TWO lottery picks, FOUR second round picks, and MULTIPLE players who have made the NBA as free agents. Andre also represents basketball players in all major leagues around the world. Andre is a graduate of the University of Delaware’s men’s basketball team, including playing in two NCAA Tournament appearances. Andre is known throughout the NBA and world for his personal commitment and dedication to maximizing every client’s basketball career and post-career life…


Derrick has been involved in Professional Sports and Entertainment for over 20 years. A product of inner city Philadelphia, Derrick’s experience in the industry ranges from NBA team executive to Player Representative and Chief Advisor for some of the most notable NBA, MLB & NFL players and their family members.

As Managing Partner Derrick’s role is to assist in agency decisions, oversee client acquisition, development, athlete venture negotiation as well as transitional guidance from amateur to pro and from pro to second career or retirement. Derrick’s knowledge of sports & entertainment and network has allowed him to be involved in some of the biggest and most creative deals in the industry.


Marios has been involved with professional basketball for more than a decade. His passion for the business and attention to detail have pushed Arete Europe and its clients to become one of Europe’s most respected agencies.  He holds a university degree in Politics from the Law School of The National University of Athens and a Masters degree in Business Administration from the Hellenic American University.

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