Contributor Profile

Kieran Holmes-Darby

Job TitleCEO

Company NameExcel Esports


Kieran is a Co-Founder and the CEO of Excel Esports. Excel Esports is a leading UK-based esports organisation that competes in the premier European esports competition, Riot Games’ League of Legends European Championship. As a brand, Excel are innovating in esports and challenging the industry’s established old-guard. Excel champion and develop their people and their community, who connect with them through educational, creative and fun content. Through a strategic collaboration with Twickenham Stadium, Excel have created a high performance centre, XLHQ. They aim to form lasting relationships with brands who are looking to connect with their community.


Conference Sessions

  • Esports and the Live Event Industry: Excel Esports, Founders

    Tuesday10:00 - 10:3019-11-2019
    Accelerate Stage

    An explanation of the world of eSports and how it is interacting with the world of events and experience marketing. From Fortnite’s ‘player party’ to live event...

    • Language: English
  • Esports - Winning the Race for Eventainment

    Tuesday13:00 - 14:0019-11-2019
    Theatre 1

    Esports is one of the fastest growing industries on the planet, and is changing the face of sporting and event entertainment. There is an opportunity here for b...

    • Language: English