Alessio Cicolari, founder and CEO of AK Group, is an entrepreneur with range. His portfolio includes retail and e-tail for the sale of gaming PCs and hardware, leadership in the esports industry through events, competitions and management of a number of esports assets, the development of a gaming and esports bar in Italy, and an incubator and coworking space for digital professionals. Add to his remarkable career the recent announcement of DALLARA-AK ESPORTS, and it’s clear he’s among the vanguard of esports, sim racing and the evolving technologies that are transforming the industry.

Learn more as he joins the Sports Tech HQ podcast.

Check out the full conversation below, or give it a listen on Apple Podcasts or Spotify.


Sports Tech HQ is a non-profit organization based in Indiana, dedicated to cultivating, growing, and accelerating the sports tech ecosystem. By investing in innovation and fostering a community collaboration, Sports Tech HQ supports companies through every stage of development, from the first pitch to the final exit.