FACEIT

FACEIT operates as an online platform that enables organizers to create and manage tournaments and leagues. Read more

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140 Followers on Owler
140 Followers on Owler

FACEIT

FACEIT operates as an online platform that enables organizers to create and manage tournaments and leagues. Read more

Niccolo Maisto's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of FACEIT

Co-Founder & CEO

Niccolo Maisto

CEO Approval Rating

92/100

Founded:

2011

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Battlefy is perceived as one of FACEIT's biggest rivals. Battlefy's headquarters is in Vancouver, British Columbia, and was founded in 2012. Battlefy operates in the Gaming industry. Battlefy generates 49% of FACEIT's revenue.

CEVO has been one of FACEIT's top competitors. CEVO is a Private company that was founded in 2003 in Sykesville, Maryland. CEVO operates in the Gaming industry. Compared to FACEIT, CEVO has 120 fewer employees.

BinaryBeast is FACEIT's #3 rival. BinaryBeast was founded in San Francisco, California} in 2008. BinaryBeast is in the Gaming industry. Compared to FACEIT, BinaryBeast generates $12.7M less revenue.

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FACEIT Funding History

Since FACEIT was founded in 2011, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total FACEIT has raised $29.0M. FACEIT's last funding round was on Aug 2019 for a total of $12.0M

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Aug 2019
$12M

Makers Fund

Series A
Jan 2016
$15M
Seed
Jun 2015
$2M

Since FACEIT was founded in 2011, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total FACEIT has raised $29.0M. FACEIT's last funding round was on Aug 2019 for a total of $12.0M

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FACEIT News

November 26, 2020Esports Insider

British Esports Association teams with FACEIT for Women in Esports initiative

The British Esports Association has partnered with esports platform FACEIT as part of its 'Women in E... See more »
October 27, 2020Esports Insider

FACEIT and Ubisoft launch North American FPL for Rainbow Six Siege

Esports platform and tournament organiser FACEIT and game developer Ubisoft have announced the launch... See more »
October 13, 2020Esports Insider

FACEIT announces suite of collegiate esports offerings

Tournament organiser FACEIT has revealed its first set of collegiate esports offerings, slated to arr... See more »
October 12, 2020Invision Community

FACEIT Launches Collegiate Leagues for Valorant, LoL and CS:GO

FACEIT has revealed the launch of its first Collegiate programs for Counter Strike: Global Offensive,... See more »
October 6, 2020Invision Community

BIG Partners with FACEIT on New Competitive CS:GO Program

FACEIT and BIG have announced the GoBIG League, a new CS:GO program for players in Germany, Switzerla... See more »
September 1, 2020Esports Insider

FACEIT unveils partnership with UCEA for varsity leagues

Esports platform and tournament organiser FACEIT has launched a partnership with the Unified Collegia... See more »
June 22, 2020The Esports Observer

FACEIT Moves Into Collegiate Esports

FACEIT, the UK-based company that provides platforms for competitive online gaming, has announced a n... See more »

FACEIT Blogs

December 7, 2020FACEIT Blog

Interviewing Tom ‘Tomas’ Kaka — Inside The Minds of Siege

Interviewing Tom ‘Tomas’ Kaka — Inside The Minds of SiegeConfidence is what many esports fans through... See more »
December 2, 2020FACEIT Blog

Announcing FPL Challenger and FPL Qualification changes in Europe and North America

Announcing R6 FPL Challenger and FPL Qualification changes in Europe and North AmericaSince the launc... See more »
October 1, 2020FACEIT Blog

FPL CS:GO North America — October Update

FPL CS:GO North America — October UpdateIn recent weeks, the North-American Counter-Strike scene has ... See more »
September 11, 2020FACEIT Blog

FPL CS:GO September Update

FPL CS:GO September Update — FPL CupsBack in August, we provided a glimpse of significant changes com... See more »
August 24, 2020FACEIT Blog

FPL has arrived to Rainbow Six Siege

We are happy to announce that the FPL will be coming to Rainbow Six Siege in partnership with Ubisoft... See more »
August 24, 2020FACEIT Blog

Introducing the first official FPL EU Mentor and a new team-based FPL qualification in North…

Introducing the first official FPL EU Mentor and a new team-based FPL qualification in North AmericaT... See more »
May 27, 2020FACEIT Blog

Addressing the Red Bull Flick Finland National Final Incident

During the Red Bull Flick Finland National Final, several members of the community began to share inf... See more »

FACEIT Press Releases

August 9, 2019Gamasutra

ECS Season 8 Begins This Month!

CS:GO competition returns this month for Season 8.... See more »
April 2, 2019Gamasutra

PUBG CLASSIC REVEALED

First set of teams revealed for this month's event at ExCeL London.... See more »
January 28, 2019Gamasutra

MINNESOTA WILD AND FACEIT TO HOST FIRST-EVER ESPORTS GAMING TOURNAMENT AT MALL OF AMERICA

NHL gaming tournament to be hosted at Mall of America.... See more »
September 18, 2018Gamasutra

FACEIT LONDON MAJOR PARTNERS WITH ODEON CINEMAS AND BARCRAFT UNITED TO BRING FINALS TO FANS ACROSS THE WORLD

14 ODEON cinema locations showing the competition next week.... See more »
July 31, 2018Gamasutra

FACEIT MINORS BREAK VIEWERSHIP RECORDS

'Minors' get major viewer numbers.... See more »
December 19, 2017Gamasutra

FACEIT and Znipe.TV Partner to Provide Fans the Ultimate Esports Viewing Experience

Partnership announced to provide "ultimate eSports viewing experience".... See more »

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FACEIT Headquarters

21-24 Millbank Millbank Tower Faceit, 25th Floor

London, EnglandSW1P 4QP

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FACEIT operates as an online platform that enables organizers to create and manage tournaments and leagues. FACEIT was founded in 2011. FACEIT's headquarters is located in London, England, GB SW1P 4QP. It has raised 29.0M in 3 rounds. The latest round...

CEO

FACEIT's Co-Founder & CEO, Niccolo Maisto, currently has an approval rating of 92%. FACEIT's primary competitors are Battlefy, CEVO & BinaryBeast.

Website

faceit.com

Frequently Asked Questions about FACEIT

  1. When was FACEIT founded?

    FACEIT was founded in 2011
  2. Who is FACEIT's CEO?

    FACEIT's CEO is Niccolo Maisto
  3. How much revenue does FACEIT generate?

    FACEIT generates $16.2M in revenue
  4. How much funding does FACEIT have?

    FACEIT has historically raised $29M in funding
  1. Where is FACEIT's headquarters?

    FACEIT's headquarters is in London England, GB
  2. How many employees does FACEIT have?

    FACEIT has 150 employees
  3. What sector does FACEIT operate in?

    FACEIT is in Gaming, Application Software
  4. Who are FACEIT's competitors?

    FACEIT's top competitors are Battlefy, CEVO, BinaryBeast