Friday 10 March  |  10am - 12pm | In person
Confetti X

Roald Van Buuren

Operations Manager

Join the veteran esports operations manager and former director of esports for FACEIT as he shares his journey and experiences in the world of esports productions over the past ten years.


Roald started off writing for small community sites such as DailyCOD and zeroPoint. After writing for them, he got in contact with 4Kings, one of the most prominent gaming teams in the world at its time, and worked as Call of Duty 4 editor.

He also worked for the Norwegian number one gaming team, Oslo Lions, for a short period as Head of International Content, and got offered a job by Fnatic, which he joined as Call of Duty 4 Editor.

In 2012 he moved on to FACEIT – the world’s leading competitive gaming platform – taking care of tournament and community management mostly.

Roald’s most prominent time with FACEIT was as Director of Esports, working on projects such as the CS:GO Major and Minors, Esports Championship Series, Flashpoint, Rocket League Universal Open, X Games, Rainbow 6 Majors and regional leagues, and many other projects.

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