CSGO Superstar Oleksandr ‘s1mple’ Kostyliev made the 30 under 30 list in the Forbes Europe 2022 Sports & Games category along with Twitch star Ibai, G2’s Michaela ‘mimi’ Lintrup and the founders of Team Heretics.
That Highlights of the Forbes shortlist Industry personalities under the age of 30 who have impacted their field or have made a name for themselves through accomplishments and achievements in their careers. The new class joins esports/streaming characters from previous 30 under 30 lists like Pokimane, Jason ‘WildTurtle’ Tran, Ninja and many more.
Other sports legends can be found on the Forbes list such as Nicolai “dev1ce” Reedtz (2020) and Luke “Perkz” Perkovic (2021), Mathieu “ZywOo” Herbaut (2021).
Now, s1mple, who recently won his first CSGO Major trophy and separately delivered a strong message of peace amid conflict in his home country, has been recognized as an industry leader.
Former CSGO and current Valorant pro Michaela “mimi” Lintrup was also featured in the Sports & Games category for her achievements as a content creator and gamer for G2 Esports.
Also among the players were some executives at the helm of growing brands that have recently made waves in League of Legends, CSGO, or other aspects of the business.
Org founders for major esports teams like Team Vitality and Team Heretics also made the list alongside KOI Esports owner and popular Twitch streamer Ibai Llanos.
The Forbes Sports & Games category covers a wide web of talent, from football phenomena such as Paris Saint-Germain’s Kylian Mbappé and Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah to gaming industry greats at Electronic Arts and Square Enix.
From NBA players to the minds working within TikTok, take a look at the full list of Forbes Europe 2022 Sports & Games members below.
Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe Sports & Games 2022:
- Kylian Mbappé (23): Center Forward, Paris Saint-Germain
- Bella Collins (29): Rower, Ocean Sheroes
- Fabien Devide (29): Co-founder of Team Vitality
- Georgina Felce (28): Co-founder of Talewind
- Rudy Gobert (29): Center, Utah Jazz
- Arthur Guisasola (27): Head of Strategic Partners, Sports, TikTok
- Alex Jolliet (28): Manager, Chief Security Architect, IOC
- Piers Kicks (23): Founding partner of Delphi Ventures
- Oleksandr ‘s1mple’ Kostyliev (23): Esports athlete, Natusvincere
- Charles LeClerc (24): F1 driver, Ferrari
- Michaela Lintrup (24): Esportswoman, G2 Esports
- Ibai Llanos Garatea (27): Content Creator
- Angela Marinica (28): Financial Manager, Electronic Arts
- Lee McNeil (26): Founder, Tebex
- Pruthvikar Reddy Mosali (29): Co-Founder, Motion Metrics
- Aaron Naisar (28): Chief of Staff, Lead Sports & Health Tech Partners
- Lawrence Okolie (29): CEO, Okolie Boxing
- Luca Pferdmenges (20): Juggler
- Carlota Planas (29): Co-founder, Unik Sport Management
- Emma Raducanu (19): tennis player
- Iga Swiatek (20): tennis player
- Mohamed Salah (29): Winger, Liverpool FC
- Robbie Singh (28): CEO, Omeda Studios
- Dmytro Suiarko (25): Paralympic athlete, Team Ukraine
- Antonio Poderoso, Jorge González, Arnau Vidal: Team Heretics co-founders
- Gustaf Smith, Robin Åström (29, 28): Co-founders, Wehype
- Kat (Katherine) Welsford (28): Digital Analyst, Square Enix
- Vera Wienken (29): Brand Manager, Riot Games
- Charlotte Worthington (25): BMX athlete, Team Great Britain
- Amanda Zahui Bazoukou (28): Center, Los Angeles Sparks
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