Head of Esports, UTA
Damon Lau is the Head of Esports at leading global talent and entertainment company, UTA. He and his team represent a diverse array of today’s top esports professionals, content creators and streamers including NICKMERCS, Pokimane, Jankos, Disguised Toast and Nukeduck, among many others. Lau and his team recently closed a historic deal for NICKMERCS to join FaZe Clan, marking the most significant signing of a top streamer to an esports organization.
Last year, UTA acquired Lau’s sister companies Press X, a premier digital esports agency in the competitive gaming space; and Everyday Influencers, a management company representing some of the world’s leading esports personalities, which immediately established UTA as the market leader in the world of esports.
Prior to joining UTA, Lau was a successful entrepreneur for two decades, specializing in a multitude of industries including automotive, live events, sports, experiential marketing and licensing.