Jan Pommer

Director of the team and federation relations, ESL Gaming

Jan Pommer is the Director of the team and federation relations at ESL gaming. He is responsible for liaising with external clients including sports clubs, leagues and federations, as well as with the stakeholders involved in sports politics. Jan has obtained nearly 20 years of experience in the sports industry. Jan is a trained lawyer with a focus on sports and events. From 2005-2015 he was the Commissioner of the German Basketball Bundesliga (BBL), His role during this time was as a board member of the Euroleague Basketball. Jan was awarded with the “Sports Manager of the year” award in 2010 by the German Marketing magazine “Horizont”. Prior to his roles with the ESL and Turtle Entertainment he had the role as the manager director of DSM Ltd as well as the marketing agency of DOSB and the German National Olympic Committee. He is also the Vice president of the ESBD, the German Esport federation.