Former Gen.G US executive Dominic Kallas will join TSM as its vice president of esports, the organization announced today.
“I am delighted to be joining TSM alongside talented and seasoned professionals as TSMFTX looks forward to establishing a new strong leadership team,” said Kallas. “I am convinced that this is a new era for the organization and that fans and partners alike will be very excited about what we have planned for 2022.”
Kallas’s roots are in finance and economics, where he worked as a venture capitalist and private equity associate before moving into esports through Gen.G in 2017.
Kallas has held his position at Geng for three and a half years before leaving the esports organization at the end of 2021. During this tenure, Kallas played a key role in Gen.G’s global expansion from Los Angeles to Seoul and Shanghai.
Now, Kallas enters a new part of his career where his responsibilities are increased tenfold with TSM in 2022.
“TSM FTX will continue their history of signing top talent and will seek to provide opportunities for advancement and talent development that very few organizations can offer,” said Kallas. speak. “For esports, my priority will always be to keep winning. I will do my best to be a dynamic and transparent leader for our amazing teams, players, and global fanbase. ”
In this executive role, Kallas will oversee the operations and management of TSM’s 20 professional esports teams, along with the organization’s content creators.
TSM is one of the most valuable esports organizations in the world. It is highly appreciated $410 million according to Forbes last year due to its growing expansion through various projects in the gaming sector. As a result, TSM achieved a 10-year, $210 million naming rights deal with FTX to help take your organization to the next level.
“Dominic’s valuable global experience and strategic approach to esports have made him the perfect choice for the role,” said Walter Wang, CEO of TSM. “This is the dawn of a new era for our organization and Dominic will help lead the way.”
https://dotesports.com/league-of-legends/news/tsm-appoints-dominic-kallas-as-vp-of-esports TSM appoints Dominic Kallas as Vice President of eSports