January 12, 2021 | Author: Axiomatic Gaming Esports and Video Game Enabler
A lifelong gamer, Leo oversees new business initiatives and efforts to identify and evaluate investment opportunities for aXiomatic. After receiving a B.A. in International Relations from the National Taiwan University, Leo joined Blizzard Entertainment as an Esports & Community Manager. During his time at Blizzard, Leo headed efforts to build the nationally-televised Taiwanese esports league (TeSL) and spearheaded community marketing initiatives for the launch of best-selling titles such as StarCraft II, World of WarCraft: Cataclysm and Diablo III.
While getting his M.B.A at the University of Washington, Leo’s academic research was focused on the implications of franchising in esports and analysis of factors behind the rise and fall of different esport genres. During business school, Leo worked as a Marketing Strategy Manager at HTC Vive, supporting go-to-market initiatives for their market-leading premium VR system. Upon graduating from the Foster School of Business in 2017, Leo joined aXiomatic as Director, Business Strategy. After hours, Leo practices and competes as part of the gaming enthusiast group and semi-pro esports team, the Murky Chasers, in hopes to carry Heroes of the Storm esports back to its former glory.