The Management behind Fnatic all have one thing in common; they all share a huge passion for Electronic Sports, more commonly known as "esports". To turn enthusiasm, passion and entrepreneurial skills into a thriving global brand and business at the infancy of a new world sport. Achieved through the creation of the most prolific, successful and well known team.
Sam Mathews, Managing Director & Foundersam@fnatic.com
Sam Mathews is the original founder of Fnatic. He has a keen eye for business and an entrepreneurial mindset. A fast learner who is efficient in management, development, marketing, as well being very personable and a friend to all. One of the key driving forces behind the Fnatic organization, he has a clear vision of where he sees gaming and Fnatic heading in the future.
Anne Mathews, Finance Director & Founderanne@fnatic.com
Anne is the Finance Director of Fnatic. She has been part of the e-sport industry for over 9 years and and has grown to know the industry well even without playing any of the games. Widely experienced with the handling of accounts, finance, and general admin, she is one of the core assets that have helped Fnatic reach what it has.
Neil Kirk, Business & Logistics Managerneil@fnatic.com
Neil has a clear vision of where he sees gaming and Fnatic heading in the future and will be responsible for ensuring that Fnatic continues its already successful path with his management, development, public relations and marketing abilities. Fnatic has established itself as a vibrant, well co-ordinated outfit and with Neil the management team will only emphasize this statement even further.
Elroy Pinto, General Managerelroy@fnatic.com
Elroy joined us in April 2006 as Coverage Director and he has since then impressed everyone at Fnatic with his dedication and motivation. Now he is one of the General Managers, overseeing how Fnatic is run, heading the Video Editing team and developing our YouTube channel. He is also managing our StarCraft 2 teams, both Professional and Academy.
Patrik Sattermon, Chief Gaming Officercarn@fnatic.com
Patrik was captain of the Fnatic Counter-Strike team since 2006 to 2012, a real legend in the game. Over the time as team leader he has picked up on how to organize and run a team. His involvement with Fnatic has always been great and now he has also started as Chief Gaming Officer for the organization. His knowledge on how to handle players and his dedication are incredible.
Danijel Remus, General Manager
Danijel has been an integral part of Fnatic since early 2009 Taking over as the lead admin of the Fnatic PLAY project, he has shaped it into one of the most prominent online tournament and cup platforms in E-Sports. He is also managing Fnatic Beta League of Legends and Dota 2 EU squads. His work ethic is nothing but relentless, constantly taking on new projects and tasks at Fnatic.
Matthew Gillott, General & Marketing Manager
Matt joined us in August 2011. He's an essential member of our Management team. He's the one who communicates with sponsors, making sure everything is running smooth. His great marketing vision brings us exciting competitions, promotions and events. Finally, it's always nice to have a keen rugby player on your team.
Andreja Mahovic, Editor-In-Chief
Andreja became a part of Journalist team at Fnatic after he stopped playing for our former Dota 2 team. His passion and enthusiasm led him to become one of the most valuble assets of our crew as a journalist and as a part of our management team. Andreja now moves into a critical role as Editor-in-Cheif. His leadership and work ethic has helped shape the new look for content on Fnatic and he will work together with the journalists to constantly improve the website for the future.
Brian Kerr, Business Development Manager
Brian joined Fnatic in 2012. He has a history in the gaming world both competing in CS 1.3, Warcraft 3: TFT, and WOW and then through representing game publishers through his creative agency called the Kenwood Group at game industry events like E3, PAX, and CES. After retiring from gaming, he now focuses his skills to growing the Fnatic brand. Outside of gaming, he’s a whiskey aficionado, a tennis player, and the author of QuantifiedScience.com, a blog about bio-hacking and health and fitness.