Ilya Merenzon, AGON CEO, Talks To

Ilya Merenzon, AGON CEO, talked to's Peter Doggers during the World Chess Championship match in Sochi.

Agon's involvement in top-level chess started in early 2012, when a first agreement with FIDE was signed. The company earned the commercial rights for the events in the world championship cycle, and organized its first event in September 2012: the London Grand Prix.

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