games:net berlinbrandenburg kindly invites you to an upcoming online panel “INSIGHT Dynamics of Studio Acquisition” via Zoom on April 22. with the following outstanding guests: Shum Singh (Managing Director & Founder Agnitio Capital) and Daniel Stammler (CEO and Co-Founder Kolibri Games), hosted by Sophie Vo (Studio Lead Voodoo Berlin). During this online panel they will explore who the big players of acquisition are, how they scout their studios, how acquisition affects a studio and what the future of the market might look like.
Time: 17:30 – 18:30 CEST
Daniel Stammler (CEO and Co-Founder Kolibri Games)
Daniel is CEO and Co-Founder of Kolibri Games – a mobile games company he founded in 2016 in a student flat. In four years, he has grown their Berlin-based team to over 100, generated 125+ M downloads with their game Idle Miner Tycoon, and sold the company to gaming giant Ubisoft at a valuation of 160 M EUR.
Shum Singh (Managing Director and Founder Agnitio Capital)
Shum founded Agnitio Capital in 2003 and has close to 25 years of technology focused mergers and acquisition expertise having worked in both New York and London. Shum is an investor and board director of Innova Intellectual Properties SARL (recently sold to Enad Global 7 for €110 million), Heroic Labs Limited, Sviper GmbH and Towerpop Oy. He is also an early-stage investor in Hutch Games Limited (recently exited to MTG for up to $375 million), Meta Games GmbH, Electric Noir Limited and Dream Payments Inc.
Sophie Vo (Studio Lead Voodoo Berlin)
Sophie is a creative Game Lead with over twelve years of experience in the mobile gaming industry, currently leading a small creative studio with Voodoo in Berlin. Additionally, she is the founder of Rise and Play: a platform on leadership practices advocating for a human-centric approach to game development and teams.
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