Chester King

Founder & CEO @ British Esports Association

Chester founded the ‘British Esports Association’ in 2016 – the national body for esports in the UK whose main aims are to help develop the UK’s grassroots esports scene and provide an infrastructure to nurture future British talent. (

Chester also created ‘The eGames’, an international esports competition where Pro Gamers represent their country. The eGames was showcased in Rio 2016 alongside the Olympics within British House (

Chester has over 24 years senior management experience within the advertising, marketing, sports, esports and leisure industries. He is an advisor for MARV Films (Layer Cake, Kick-Ass and the Kingsman films) and helps the charity SportsAid.