Orange Jordan signed a partnership agreement with FATE eSports for the 2020/2021 season, to develop esports and grow talents in the Kingdom, following the great success of their collaboration in a series of events in the last quarter of 2019.
The agreement, signed by CEO of Orange Jordan, Thierry Marigny and FATE eSports' co-founder, Mohammad Majali, is part of a joint initiative to develop esports.
FATE eSports is one of the companies participating in the seventh season of Orange Jordan's Business Growth Accelerator program (BIG).
Under the agreement, Orange Jordan and FATE eSports will host events online and offline, with focus on CS: GO, Tekken 7, PUBGM, Rocket League, eFootball PES, and Dota 2.
Under the partnership, the two parties will develop a world-class esports training facility at the Orange Digital Village in Amman, Jordan.
Marigny expressed his pride in this strategic partnership which reflects the remarkable growth of FATE eSports after joining the BIG program.
This agreement is an opportunity to develop esports as the number of professional gamers is increasing in Jordan and the Middle East, he added, noting that Orange Jordan is committed to meeting the diverse interests of users across the Kingdom, and supporting startups to help them grow and achieve a milestone.
For his part, Majali said that it is great to see Orange Jordan leading the esports scene in the Kingdom and the region, taking part in the development of talents and competitive games, pointing out to its role in supporting FATE, especially in early stages, by providing the essential tools for its growth and expansion.
Fate eSports is a leading Jordanian company in the field of creating a world-class gaming content, managing teams, scouting players, managing talents, organizing events and live broadcast. Fate has participated in over 100 esports events globally.
BIG by Orange supported 37 startups over seven seasons, by providing technical, media and networking opportunities to entrepreneurs, to help them accelerate the growth of their businesses in local and international markets.