Koen Schobbers

Esports & Gaming Expert , @koenznl

Koen Schobbers helps parents to repair, retain or reinforce the relationship with their gaming children, and help children to live a more balanced lifestyle, through Parents of Play. He also helps companies to connect with a young and vibrant audience by using the gaming and esports industry. He has worked with companies like Spinnin’ Records, Populous, KIA Motors and Vodafone. Koen’s career started in 2007 as a professional esports player in the game Trackmania. He was the first Dutch esports player to receive a special top sports status in 2017, enabling him to combine his medical study with his career. He now uses his experience as an esports athlete as a board member and vice-chair of the Athletes & Players Commission of the Global Esports Federation. His motto has always been ‘Take the risk or lose the chance’.

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