Chris Kissack

Head of esports Isle of Man Government

Chris is a lifelong gamer and esports solution specialist who is driven by a passion for problem-solving, thinking outside the box and a love for the video game industry and the esports ecosystem.

Recently taken on the role of Head of esports for the Isle of Man Government. My mission is to support the local esports ecosystem here on the Island but also raise the Islands profile as a trusted, beneficial and authentic place to do esports business.

My Speaker Sessions

Thursday, October 29

Session 9: The finance behind esports and opportunities for regional development, how esports venues can thrive post lockdown
Boris Bergerot John Fazio Ben Feferman David Fenlon Chris Kissack Craig Skilling (moderator)


This session will look at how the financing behind esports is evolving as more groups and investors recognise the opportunity that esports real estate brings.

Panellists will also share their insights regarding the key link between esports commercialisation and physical locations and how this varies around the globe, plus the different financial models being applied to recently commissioned real estate ventures.


Thursday , October 29, 14:00 - 15:00
Alex McBride James Dean