What Is The Role Of Kevin Chou In Bitguild ?
Hi guys , welcome back to Bitguild review series , last time i show you abig guys in cryptocurrency market – Justin Sun accepted to be advisor for Bitguild , he is CEO and Founder of TRON – Entertainment Platform including gaming industry . Today i will introduce you another shark who is Chairman, CEO at KSV eSports ( gaming industry also ) willing to be in Bitguild advisor team . With these supporting from two sharks in gaming industry , Bitguild will get large advantages in this field . Let’s find out and research about KevinChou to know how great he is .
Kevin Chou is the Chairman and co-owner of KSV, a new eSports company bridging Asia and North America. KSV is the parent company for Seoul Dynasty of the Overwatch League, KSV the 2017 League of Legends World Champions, KSV NTT the 2018 APL PUBG Champions, and KSV Black the 2017 Heroes of the Storm World Champions. KSV eSports is Kevin’s second entrepreneurial venture.
Previously, Kevin was CEO and co-founder of Kabam, the leader in developing midcore mobile games. Kevin led the company from business plan founding to over $400M in annual revenue. Kabam was profitable from 2012 until the sale of the company’s studios to Netmarble, 21st Century Fox, and GAEA, which in total generated nearly $1 billion in value.
Kevin has raised over $200M in capital for Kabam from investors including Alibaba, Canaan, Redpoint, Google Ventures, Intel, Time Warner and MGM. With products that have been used by over 300 million users, Kabam has developed leading partnerships with Marvel, Star Wars, Fast & Furious, Lord of the Rings, and Hunger Games. Prior to founding Kabam, Kevin was a venture capitalist at the VC firm Canaan Partners investing in consumer internet and digital media. Kevin Chou graduated magna cum laude from the UC Berkeley undergraduate Haas School of Business program. He serves on the Board of Trustees at UC Berkeley.
From 2002 – 2003 , Kevin Chou was Investment Banking analysist of Deutsche Bank . He analyzed strategic and financial alternatives, performed quantitative analysis and managed deal processes on M&A assignments and corporate finance for wireless, software, storage and semiconductor sectors
From 2003 -2004 , Kevin Chou worked for Telephia as a account manager . He developed strategies for clients to increase the adoption and usage of next generation mobile services and products
From 2004 -2006 , he was in charge of Executive Director of NextGen Partners . He was founding charter member of NextGen Partners, Silicon Valley’s young venture capital trade association. He brought in clients and sponsors including Square1 Bank, Cooley Godward, Wilson Sonsini, and Orrick personally.
From 2006 – 2017 , He was responsible for CEO position of Kabam , He led company as CEO from founding to a global leader in online and mobile gaming and grew the company from a founding business plan to over $400M in annual revenues and sustained profitability. He built team from founding to over 800 people worldwide across 3 continents. Company was acquired for nearly $1B in three separate transactions to Netmarble, GAEA, and Fox.
From 2011 to present , he is chairman and CEO of KSV esports .KSV is an eSports collaboration between Silicon Valley and Asia, combining the skills and dedication of Asia intense eSports culture backed by the investment and global reach of California’s Silicon Valley. They take pride in their vision of creating and guiding homegrown global eSports teams into champions on the international stage.
Korea is a country that have strong trend and development of esports , the korean is regarded as best game player in the world , and KSV esports is a huge esport gaming in Korea , if KSV and Bitguild build partnership , this is like a tiger with wings , one wing is TRON , another is KSV , and do you know where this tiger fly to ? MOON.
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