About Us

ESE Entertainment


ESE is a global entertainment and technology company focused on gaming and esports. We provide a range of services to leading video game developers, publishers, and brands by providing technology, infrastructure, and fan engagement services internationally. ESE also operates its own ecommerce channels, esports teams, and gaming leagues.

The company was founded in 2019 by Konrad Wasiela, a former professional football player. Today, ESE has grown to consist of multiple assets and world-class operators in the gaming and esports industries. Our core expertise is in bringing new users and players to video game developers, and increasing game publicity. Through our process and technology, we become a key part of your team in order to make your game a success.

Our Management Team

At ESE, our team brings more than 50+ years of combined experience in the entertainment and sports industry to ensure transparency, longevity, and results.

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Konrad Wasiela

Konrad is the founder and CEO of ESE Entertainment. Outside of the esports industry, he is also the founder of a global real estate holdings and private equity firm.

Mr. Wasiela is the Founder and CEO of ESE Entertainment Inc. A graduate of the University of British Columbia and a CFL (Canadian Football League) alumni. Mr. Wasiela played professional football for the BC Lions, Saskatchewan Roughriders and Montreal Allouettes. Through his business ventures and international holdings, Mr. Wasiela has worked alongside global leaders in the gaming and entertainment industry. This included successful collaborations with EA Sports, Flutter Entertainment Inc, Take-Two Interactive Software Inc, Full Tilt Poker, Betfair, and the RGA (Remote Gaming Association).

Andrea Hayward

Ms. Hayward previously led senior roles at the Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, growing it from a small private entity to over $3 billion in market capitalization, operating 25 properties across Canada, and its acquisition by Apollo Global Management, Inc. (NYSE: APO)

Ms. Hayward is an MBA, CPA, CGA with over 25 years of public company accounting and finance experience, having spent her career in various senior roles at Great Canadian Gaming Corporation ("GCGC"), a leading Canadian gaming and entertainment company. Most recently, Ms. Hayward was responsible for the leadership and operations of GCGC's gaming properties across the Province of British Columbia, with almost 3,000 employees. This included the strategic development, capital and operating annual budgets for GCGC's gaming properties across the region. Andrea has also held many senior financial roles during her career contributing to GCGC's growth from a small private entity to over $3 billion in market capitalization and operating 25 properties across Canada. GCGC was recently acquired by Apollo Global Management, Inc. (NYSE: APO) through a go-private transaction in September 2021. Prior to its go-private transaction, GCGC had been listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange since 2004. On a personal level, Andrea is very community-minded and has been involved with various charitable organizations over the years.
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Jędrzej Steszewski

Jędrzej is the founder of the Polish League of American Football and its CED. He also has 19 years of experience in professional sports and 3 years of direct experience in the esports industry

Mr. Steszewski has 19 years of experience in sports and three years in esports. He is the founder of the Polish League of American Football and was its CEO from 2006 to 2017. He was an Event Director of the 2019 UCI Track Cycling World Championships held in Poland and numerous other events hosted in the National Stadium in Warsaw, including American football, tennis, badminton and table tennis.

Mr. Steszewski holds an MA in microelectronics and nanoelectronics from the Electronics Department of the Warsaw University of Technology. He is also a professional sports announcer for major Polish TV stations.

Career Opportunities

We are looking for new members to join our team as we expand. Interested in joining us? Reach out below and let us know how you can help us expand the future of gaming and esports.

Sales Associate
Dublin, Ireland
Business Development Associate
Warsaw, Poland
Financial Analyst
Vancouver, Canada

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Expanding Esports

ESE is diversified with valuable resources globally and uniquely positioned to capitalize on the hottest consumer trends for the evolving video game industry. The company remains committed to pushing the boundary while solidifying our reputation as a leader to our investors, partners, and clients.

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Grow With Us

Gaming and esports are one of the fastest growing industries. ESE has key investors from complementary backgrounds including music, sports, and entertainment who are pushing the company to the next level. Investing in ESE means that you join alongside a diverse group of people connected by one goal: to create the next generation of esports.

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