TEAM FLASH WELCOMES EX OPTIC GAMING INTERNATIONAL DIRECTOR JESAL PAREKH AS CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
- Team Flash is excited to officially welcome Jesal J Parekh to our leadership team effective from July 2019.
- Previously based out of Dallas, Texas, Jesal worked at OpTic Gaming and Infinite Esports & Entertainment.
- In his new role as COO, Jesal will be based out of Singapore and drive major business strategies and esports initiatives for Team Flash in Southeast Asia.
Singapore, 30 July 2019 –The rising esports organization in Southeast Asia, Team Flash welcomes Jesal Jayesh Parekh as Chief Operating Officer this month.
Previously, Jesal was involved in the early stages of Infinite Esports & Entertainment which later acquired OpTic Gaming, Obey Alliance, Allegiance and set up Houston Outlaws, and OpTic League of Legends.
In his new role as Chief Operating Officer, Jesal will lead key business and organizational strategies to position Team Flash as the face of esports in Southeast Asia. He will also play a significant role in crafting Team Flash’s overall esports and content direction, to lay the foundation for a world-class organization.
His major milestones at OpTic Gaming include putting together OpTic’s first international Dota 2 team, who made it to a record top 8 finish at TI8.
“I am proud to welcome Jesal to our leadership team. He brings with him a wealth of international experience having been a part of OpTic Gaming and will bring a new level of professionalism and world-class standards to the still nascent but high-potential Southeast Asia region.
We truly believe in investing in top-tier talent, which not only applies to our esports athletes but also the crucial leadership behind our organization. Jesal had many choices but ultimately went with us, which is a clear statement of our organization’s potential.
With him on board for the long term, our next milestone will be to take Team Flash to the next level as an international esports organization outside of Southeast Asia,” said Terence Ting, CEO of Team Flash.
“I am excited about this new chapter in my career. It has always been a priority for me to help contribute to and grow the Southeast Asian esports and gaming ecosystem – returning to Singapore and joining Team Flash is the perfect opportunity to do so. Team Flash has been steadily developing and solidifying its foothold in the region and it is positioned to be something truly special. I am excited to showcase what the team has in store and be part of its future successes.”
– Jesal Parekh, COO, Team Flash
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ABOUT TEAM FLASH
Team Flash is Southeast Asia’s fastest growing esports franchise, empowering talented esports athletes to pursue a professional career in gaming.
The organization has invested in talent and infrastracture across Vietnam and Singapore – currently holding a portfolio of 4 professional teams in Arena of Valor, League of Legends, FIFA, and PUBG Mobile.
With headquarters located in Singapore, Team Flash’s esports talent are located across Southeast Asia with a regional footprint of more than 1,000,000 fans across all team and player channels. Our vision is making gamers heroes and our mission is to provide an authentic experience for both players and fans – in our journey together to become global champions of the digital sport.