Esports Insider was founded in 2016, and is based in London.
We started life as a business and industry focused news site, but we’ve diversified and expanded into a leading international industry events company, with media and agency arms too. We’re a part of the Sport Global group which has offices in London, Manchester, New Jersey, Buenos Aires and Poznan.
Born and raised in Southend-on-Sea, Sam co-founded Esports Insider in 2016 whilst living and working abroad. Originally a journalist, he’s written for the likes of City AM. These days, he’s back in London as ESI’s Managing Director i overseeing the company’s growth across Events, Media and its agency arm Connect.
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In 2016, Rasmus co-founded Esports Insider, which is now a key part of the wider group. He’s started playing Fallout 4 again too. Watch this space.
Jacob has been following esports since the late 00s, attending his first event in January 2013 as a highly-mediocre Dota player. Since then, he’s worked in Tournament Operations/Project Management for the likes of ESL, BLAST, Player 1 Events, and Moonduck TV. He joined ESI as Events Manager in 2019.
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Tom joined Esports Insider after a successful stint with the sister site Insider Sport. Alongside his editing and writing duties, you’ll most likely see and hear Tom on ESI’s podcasts. In his spare time, Tom plays way too much Football Manager and follows the League of Legends European Regional Leagues.
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Based in East Sussex, Mac is Commercial Manager for Esports Insider. Mac is part of the team growing ESI’s revenue across events, media, agency and professional services; When AFK, Mac watches MotoGP, likes to be outdoors and snowboards in the winter time.
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From Seattle, based in Amsterdam, Kerry is a journalist and Head of Multimedia Content for Esports Insider. He covers innovative collaborations, interviews industry leaders, and leads Esports Insider’s audio and video content. Offline, he’s practicing his low kick or chilling with his dog, Noodle.
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South Africa’s answer to Gabor Tatrai, Perthenia has embraced a creative lead role with Esports Insider. Responsible for the design, brand concept, and feel across ESI IPs, she plays a vital role as part of the core team. In her spare time, she runs marathons, eats too many snacks, and drinks wine.
Contact Perthenia at [email protected].
Kamila is one of the UK’s first Esports graduates. She’s a Junior Account Executive at ESI and made a start on her esports career while studying, having worked freelance for clients like ESN.GG, 9INE.GG, Rix.GG and Galaxy Racer. Her favourite esports title is LoL, to which she has shamelessly committed 7+ years of her life.
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Cody is a seasoned journalist based in the greater New York City area who has covered industry news for Esports Insider since 2018. In addition, he is an astute communications professional, having managed PR for a number of years. He is also firmly the best Halo player at ESI, and possibly the world.
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Based in the UK, Jonno is a freelance writer covering a variety of news for Esports Insider. His other work can be found on GGRecon, Gfinity, and Millenium where he specialises in Call of Duty. When he’s not working, he can be found dropping into Warzone with varying degrees of success.
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H.B. Duran has been a writer for the esports, video game, and marketing industries for over a decade. A lifelong gamer, her passion has transformed into a variety of professional roles from journalist and copywriter to artist, QA tester and consultant.
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After receiving her journalism degree, Henrieta left media behind only to become an esports journalist four years later. Besides writing for ESI, she posts her thoughts on viewership statistics on Esports Charts. Currently based in Czech Republic. Leads a second life as a Warrior of Light in FFXIV.
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From sunny Greece, based in cloudy London, Radina is a freelance journalist for Esports Insider. She graduated from Journalism in the middle of the pandemic. Legend says she is still waiting to wear a graduation cap. In her free time, she’s raging on Apex. She says it’s because of the cheaters (it’s not).
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From Massachusetts, Xavier is currently studying journalism at Quinnipiac University and is a freelance writer for Esports Insider, with a focus on feature stories regarding LoL. When he’s not busy writing stories, he uses his time listening to music and rooting for his favorite Boston sports teams.
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Born in Osijek, Croatia, Ivan is a journalist writing about the business side of esports for the last five years in Croatian, and is now taking to ESI to do it in English. Probably too chill and relaxed for his own good, he loves weird simulator games and is pretty bad at everything competitive.
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BE PART OF ESPORTS INSIDER
BE PART OF ESPORTS INSIDER
Why should you work at Esports Insider?
It’s an opportunity to work at the heart of the fast growing esports industry.
As a business events and media company, with an agency arm and leading industry news site, we have our finger on the pulse of the latest goings-on and are well connected across the space. If working in an exciting and fast-paced industry sounds appealing, this is the place for you.
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