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The International Esports Federation (IESF) proudly announces the appointment of HRH Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Sultan as its Statutory Vice President, nominated by President Vlad Marinecsu and voted unanimously by the IESF board.

This prestigious appointment recognizes Prince Faisal’s exemplary leadership and deep commitment to the esports industry, as well as his instrumental role in the advancement of esports in Saudi Arabia and the world.

HRH Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud has been an influential figure in the esports community since 2017, serving as the president of the Saudi Esports Federation (SEF).  In assuming the role of IESF Vice President,  Prince Faisal aspires to bring expertise and dedication to the IESF mission of uniting the World of Esports.

His deep understanding of the industry, coupled with his extensive network and visionary leadership, will undoubtedly contribute to the continued success and expansion of the IESF.

Together with SEF and Gamers8, IESF is organizing the Gamers8 IESF Asian Championship in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, happening from 10 to 17 July. The event is the last checkpoint, for IESF’s Asian members, towards the 15th World Esports Championship for 20 countries that earned their place through the IESF Online Regional Qualifiers.

By Zoltan Tundik

Zoltán Tűndik-Kiszner-Szilágyi is the Co-Founder, Co-Owner and Head of Business at Hipther Agency, parent brand of WireUp, European Gaming, PICANTE, and Gaming Americas. Zoltán is a self-taught publisher and events organizer who has developed several brands and services that have increased the notoriety of his company within several multi-billion industries. Among the developed brands and services you can find online news portals that cover several tech industries, gaming, blockchain, fintech, artificial intelligence, and more. In parallel, the company has built a portfolio of annually organized boutique-style conferences in Europe and North America. All the events organized by his company focus on bringing a wealth of information about the latest innovation in several industries such as Entertainment, Technology, Gaming and Gambling, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, Fintech, Quantum Technology, Legal Cannabis, Health and Lifestyle, VR/AR, eSports and many more.