Nishant Patel

Co-Founder (AFK Gaming)

Nishant is the first founding member of AFK Gaming and has spearheaded its creation and growth since 2012. He is a former pro gamer and was one of India’s most recognizable Dota 2 commentators. Under his leadership, the company has gone through multiple successful fundraises and delivered website growth of over 28x in 18 months, and 100% YoY revenue growth for three consecutive years. His experience in esports encompasses multiple areas such as content and business strategy, production, commentary, content operations and more. Prior to this, he has held roles in industry research and equity markets