FaZe Clan, the North American competitive esports and gaming lifestyle brand, has announced that the company appointed Amit Bajaj as its new chief financial officer. Bajaj was brought on to oversee finance, strategize and and work on corporate development at FaZe Clan. The newly minted CFO will also collaborate with the rest of the leadership team to “expand growth opportunities for the business.”
As stated , Bajaj joins the organisation after a tenure with professional three-versus-three basketball league BIG3 as its CEO. In addition, he also has over 20 years of experience as an investment banker, working with the likes of Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Bear, Stearns & Co as a senior member.
Lee Trink, CEO of FaZe Clan, said in a release: “As we look ahead, Amit’s finance experience and his ability to think strategically will be instrumental to FaZe Clan’s growth. He’s highly regarded and has played a pivotal role in advising prolific companies and management teams in periods of transformation.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Amit where his diverse background, collaborative nature and deep experience will help drive our continued mission.”
Amit Bajaj, the newly-appointed CFO of FaZe Clan, also said : “I’m excited to join the team at such a significant time for the company and the industry at large. FaZe Clan has evolved from an esports organisation to a true global media and lifestyle brand with tremendous potential. I’m looking forward to partnering with Lee and the team to execute on the vision and grow the business.”