FORBES ‘THE MOST VALUABLE ESPORTS COMPANIES’

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Team SoloMid (TSM) - $410 million

Founded by Andy “Reginald” Dinh in Sep 2009 and is based in the United States. Franchise Teams: LCS - TSM

Cloud9 - $350 million

Formed in 2013 and owned by Jack and Paullie Etienne. Based in Los Angeles, California. Franchise Teams: LCS - Cloud9, OWL - London Spitfire

Team Liquid- $310 million

Founded in 2000 and owned by aXiomatic Gaming, Victor Goossens, Steve Arhancet. Based in the Netherlands. Franchise Teams: LCS - Team Liquid.

Faze Clan- $305 million

Founded on May 30, 2010, owned by Lee Trink, Richard Bengston, Thomas Oliveira, Yousef Abdelfattah, Nordan Shat headquartered in Los Angeles, United States. Franchise Teams: CDL - Atlanta FaZe

100 Thieves- $190 million

Based in Los Angeles, California, owned by Matthew Haag, Drake, Scooter Braun, Dan Gilbert. Franchise Teams: LCS - 100 Thieves, CDL - Los Angeles Thieves

Gen.G (Generation Gaming)- $185 million

Owned by Kevin Chou, Battery Ventures, Canaan Partners, NEA, Will Smith. At in Santa Monica, Seoul, and Shanghai. Franchise Teams: LCK - Gen.G, NBA 2K League -Shanghai, OWL - Seoul Dynasty.

Enthusiast Gaming- $180 million

Founded in 2014 by entrepreneur Menashe Kestenbaum, it is currently owned by Public company (TSX: EGLX) in Canada. Franchise Teams: CDL - Seattle Surge, OWL - Vancouver Titans

G2 Esports- $175 million

Founded on 24 February 2014 as Gamers2. Owners Carlos Rodriguez, Jens Hilgers. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany. Franchise Teams: League of Legends European Championship - G2

NRG Esports- $155 million

Based in Los Angeles, California, owned by Andy Miller, Mark Mastrov. Franchise Teams: CDL - OpTic Chicago, OWL - San Francisco Shock.

Team T1- $150 million

Operated by T1 Entertainment & Sports, a joint venture between SK Telecom and Comcast Spectacor. Franchise Teams: League of Legends Champions Korea - T1

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