Daniil Medvedev, an avid gamer, has taken on an ownership role in the esports organization M80. In his capacity, Medvedev will provide guidance on the company’s upcoming ventures. M80 boasts a diverse roster of teams and has successfully launched several titles, such as Valorant, Rainbow Six: Siege, and Rocket League.
Medvedev is expected to bring his expertise in sports psychology to help the teams on M80’s roster. Co-founder and CEO Marco Mereu said,
As we continue building world-class esports teams, Daniil joining M80 supercharges our vision. Daniil is a leader on the court and in-game, and brings his competitive drive and commitment to excellence that will be the bedrock for our current and future programs.
Daniil Medvedev joins a list of sports figures engaging in esports, with notable names like David Beckham and Lionel Messi serving as co-owners for different sports organizations.