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David Beckham backed Guild ESports makes history on London Stock Exchange

Guild Esports's (LON:GILD) Carleton Curtis talks to Proactive London's Katie Pilbeam about their recent £41.2m listing on the London Stock Exchange. This is the first time in history that an Esports firm has joined the London Stock Exchange.

Curtis explains David Beckhams' role as an investor in the company and 'the face', where he will be 'responsible across the board'.

He goes on to explain the four pillars of the company which are ESports, entertainment, apparel and the academy - something Beckham is particularly passionate about.

Speaking about the opportunity, Curtis predicts that the Esports industry 'will be as big, if not bigger than many traditional sports in a matter of five years'.

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Price: 5.14 GBX

Market Cap: £26.66 m

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