Igor Boumekpo

CEO, Madagastar Esports Arena


Philippe Kern. KEA European Affairs

Igor Boumekpo is the founder and CEO of Madagastar Esports Arena a video gaming, and entertainment company that focuses on leveraging the power of esports and video games to connect Africa to the world. His passion for video games began when he was a young child growing up with the dreams of becoming a professional football player. When life did not go as planned, he turned his passion for football from the real world into the virtual world. Igor founded Madagastar Esports in 2014 and has gone on to host, partner, and sponsor over 100 video game tournaments in Ghana, His successful track record has captured the attention of the likes of Ecobank Ghana and Orange Telecom, who have partnered with him to host successful Esports competitions. When Igor not too busy managing the daily affairs of Madagastar, he can be found on the field engaged in his second passion as a building constructor. His currently the President of Esports federation Ghana.