ESForce officially announced the purchase of shares of SK-Gaming
07 September 2016
Holding ESforce announced the acquisition of 66% stake in the German multigaming SK Gaming. As stated in the official press release, ESforce is not going to influence the operating or sports club activities and projects in this transaction only as an investor.
The organization "SK Gaming" was founded in 1997 and for many years was the leading multigaming on eSports market. Over the last two decades under the tag SK players have won more than 60 awards in the disciplines Counter-Strike, Quake, FIFA and Warcraft III. A few months ago the company was signed by the Brazilian part of CS: GO, which under the new tag won the title ESL One Cologne 2016.
Comments co-owner and CEO of Anton ESforce Cherepennikova:
More than ten years ago, I, like many guys, in a conventional computer club of Moscow watched superstars Counter-Strike, which were under the legendary tag SK. Today, the ability to work with a brand SK Gaming and Alexander Müller - a great honor for me. It's nice that through our investment club started to regain the global leadership position. I emphasize that in this transaction ESforce acts solely as an investor and does not participate and does not affect the operating or sports activities SK Gaming. According to our agreement, Alexander Müller fully manages the organization, as before.
Comment manager manager and the owner of SK Gaming Alexander Müller:
After reviewing all the proposals we are convinced that cooperation with ESforce would be the best business decision for us. We were looking for a partner who could provide us financial support, and also has extensive experience in computer sport.
ESforce Holding - one of the largest eSports organizations in the world. In ESforce system contains all the key areas of eSports business, including the organization of a full cycle of international events and their coverage.