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Tencent-backed Global Esports Federation names Foster as COO

The Global Esports Federation has announced the appointment of Paul J. Foster to the role of chief operating officer.

The GEF, which is based in Singapore and is backed by Chinese technology giant Tencent, initially named Australian Foster as a senior advisor to the board upon its launch in December last year. As chief operating officer, he will be tasked with “establishing a robust leadership team” at the organisation as it continues its push to gain greater recognition within the traditional Olympic movement. 

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