Brad Kirby


Head of Esports | Econet Media Kwese TV

Brad has more than 30 years of intimate 1st hand knowledge in almost every genre of skill-based digital gaming and of every major platform since the 1st arcade machines to all of today’s complex gaming and esports industries and technologies. Experience in the development, streamlining and implementation of multiple skill based digital strategies and implementation plans including fundamentally influencing digital strategies and direction for media titans Naspers, MWEB . Pioneer in African gaming, deployed, hosted and managed the continents first online dedicated gaming servers and communities. Credited for conceptualizing and implementing Africa’s first and largest esports tournaments. Built and effectively managed multiple highest ranked gaming websites in Africa, including various social media, broadcast and streaming platforms and multiple gaming related hubs and communities. Influenced and successfully driven multiple digital strategies and direction for media titans Naspers, MWEB, Media24 and Econetmedia Kwese TV