South Asia-based Esports tournament organizer, Nodwin Gaming, has appointed Nimish Raut as the Head of Global Esports Partnerships. Nimish Raut will be responsible for overseeing Nodwin Gaming’s global esports partnerships, business development, and media rights for all their properties. Raut will be reporting to Akshat Rathee, Nodwin Gaming’s Managing Director (MD), and will be based out of Singapore
Nimish Raut commented on the appointment, “I’m personally excited to be a part of a driving force that is NODWIN Gaming. The value that NODWIN brings to the developing world esports market is massive and I’m in line with their vision and plan of action. I am very excited about joining forces with Akshat again and bringing substantial value to the esports ecosystem.”
“I see tremendous opportunity in South East Asia as a region that has massively grown its esports footprint since launching Dota 2 Asia Championships last year. Partnerships with large multi-national corporations provide us with the unparalleled ability to help grow the market, and bring esports to new heights,” he added.
Akshat Rathee, MD & Co-Founder, NODWIN Gaming, stated:
“It’s exciting to have Nimish on board given his vast experience with key players in the industry. He has a high-spirited persona about him. I have known him for over a decade and he shares my passion for transforming esports and we have strong faith in his capabilities to build valuable partnerships for NODWIN.”
“I’m thrilled to welcome Nimish on board, Nimish has proven himself as an influential leader in the esports industry, and I know he has a passion for creating strategic partnerships that will enable us to achieve our vision of establishing South East Asia as the epicenter of esports,” Said Jani Uitto, The CEO of Nodwin Gaming.