Sam Matthews

Sam Mathews
Global Gamechangers Speaker

Sam Matthews

Founder / CEO, Fnatic

Sam Mathews is the Chief Executive Officer and founder of the pioneering esports organisation, Fnatic. Mathews launched the brand in 2004, selling his car to send a team to its first competitive gaming event while still attending university. Now, Fnatic are one of the most successful esports brands of all time, winning more tier 1 tournament than any other team globally.Today, driven by their ability to advance esports performance, strong results, as well as a growing fanbase of millions, they’re the world’s second most-watched team. More than a team, they have partnered with Gucci, BMW, ASOS and more as well as launching their own line of high performance gaming equipment.