Alex Saldana Appointed as Cloud9's Chief Financial Officer | Cloud9

Cloud9 Article By Alex Schroeder|03 February, 2023

Cloud9 is pleased to announce the promotion of Alex Saldana to Chief Financial Officer.

Alex brings significant experience from his time as an investor at Gauge Capital, a global private and growth equity firm, and as a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group. Alex joined Cloud9 after completing his MBA at Harvard Business School and has been an invaluable financial and strategic advisor to the company during his time here. As CFO, he will oversee all financial operations of the company and contribute to defining the strategic direction of Cloud9.

“I’m fortunate to work at such an iconic organization and in an industry I’m very passionate about. Cloud9 is uniquely positioned to succeed in the ever-growing esports space. I look forward to the things we can accomplish together to build sustainable, long-term value for our fans, shareholders, and partners,” says Alex Saldana, Chief Financial Officer.

“Alex’s contributions to date have been invaluable. He has a strong track record of value creation and an equally deep understanding of the esports and gaming space. We are excited to have him support Cloud9 in the next chapter of growth,” says Jack Etienne, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer.

About Cloud9

Founded in 2013, Cloud9 has grown to become one of the most recognizable esports organizations in the world. With championships industry-wide, unmatched viewership hours, and extensive benefits packages for players and staff, Cloud9 prides itself on being the best in all categories.

At this time, Cloud9 fields professional teams in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Hearthstone, League of Legends, Overwatch, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Teamfight Tactics, and VALORANT.

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