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Advertising, Arts and Culture, Business, Digital Media, Entertainment, Entrepreneurship, Gaming, Popular Culture, Social Media, Sports
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Rishi Chadha has more than 11 years of experience in the esports and gaming industry. As the global head of gaming partnerships at Twitter, Chadha brings exceptional content from gamers, global gaming leagues, and esports franchises, publishers and developers to fans in real time, while driving reach and revenue for these strategic partners and Twitter.

Prior to joining Twitter in 2017, he spent time at Mobcrush, where he grew the mobile games livestreaming platform to more than 1 million monthly active users within 30 days of launch. As the vice president of content partnerships at Major League Gaming, he helped launch the company’s livestreaming platform, MLG.tv, and led strategic partnerships with top publishers, including Valve, to create programs like the first North American CS:GO major, MLG Columbus. Prior to Major League Gaming, Rishi focused his career on elevating the visibility of the gaming community at notable organizations such as Machinima and Gunnar Optiks. Chadha is a graduate of the University of California, San Diego, where he received a BA in economics. Follow him on Twitter at @RdotChadha.