Director of Communications | Malaysia Electronic Sports Federation (MESF)
Muhammad Farouq Bin Abdul Patah, also known as “FLAVA” in the international world of esports, is a 1st Class Honor graduate in the American Degree Program (ADP) under Upper Iowa University (UIU), Majoring in Communications and Psychology. Started his esports career in early 2012 as the very 1st esports commentator and shoutcaster in Malaysia, he has done Dota 2 commentaries alongside world-renowned talents such as David Parker (GodZ), Owen Davies (ODPixel), Jorien van der Heijden (Sheever), Andrew “Zyori” Campbell and many others. Now, he is engaged as a professional esports caster, host, and emcee within Malaysia and SEA region such as the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG) South East Asia (SEA) 2018 and 2019 by Alibaba Esports and Agrimind, Malaysia Cyber Games (MCG) by Suara Anak Muda 1 Malaysia and Tune Advertising, and the Esports Industry Professional Conference (EPIC) 2019 by Perak State Government and Pusat Aspirasi Anak Perak (PASAK). He has also organized and hosted the SEA Games Manila 2019 Esports Athletes Flag-Off at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), the esports segment for LEVEL UP Biz 2019, and LEVEL UP Play 2019 / 2020 by Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) Flava is also the appointed Director of Communications for the national esports federation of Malaysia, the Malaysia Electronic Sports Federation (MESF).