Kieran Holmes-Darby


Co-Founder and Chief Gaming Officer, EXCEL ESPORTS

With an entrepreneurial drive and while studying for a law degree, Kieran Holmes-Darby co-founded Excel Esports alongside his brother Joel in 2014. Under his leadership and dedication, Excel has grown from a passionate idea into a top organisation with players competing in the world’s biggest esports leagues and competitions.

Having transitioned into the role of Chief Gaming Officer, Kieran oversees the competitive success of all Excel’s talent, including its participation in the prestigious League of Legends European Championship, and identifies expansion opportunities to further Excel’s growth and profile.