Pocket Gamer Connects London 2019 will happen on January 21st to 22nd. To present you a style of what to anticipate, we’ll repeatedly be publishing interviews with the audio system on the present.
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In in the present day’s speaker highlight, we’re catching up with eRepublik CEO Alexis Bonte forward of his “Looking for the following Supercell” discuss at Pocket Gamer Connects London.
As a part of the occasion, we’re additionally working a side-attraction known as Investor Connector, which led us to succeed in out to Bonte for a chat final 12 months about what traders search for in shoppers.
Bonte is the co-founder and CEO of eRepublik Labs (now a part of the Stillfront group that’s quoted on Nasdaq First North). He combines these duties with being a Enterprise Companion at Atomico advising on new investments in France, Spain & Portugal and Jap Europe in addition to sourcing and accelerating development within the video games, blockchain and the journey vertical.
PocketGamer.Biz: Might you inform us a bit about your organization?
Alexis Bonte: Stillfront is a bunch of unbiased creators, publishers, and distributors of digital video games – with a imaginative and prescient to turn out to be the main group of indie recreation creators and publishers.
Atomico is a VC agency that exists for greater than returns, regardless that they’re our lifeblood. At our core, we consider entrepreneurs are the last word brokers of constructive, transformational change throughout each side of our society and economic system.
What do your roles entail?
Inside Stillfront I lead the eRepublik Labs studio and the Stillfront Government neighborhood serving to on technique and M&A.
Inside Atomico I supply investments in Spain and France in addition to within the Recreation, Journey and shopper verticals primarily in addition to assist portfolio firms speed up their development.
What recommendation would you give to anybody seeking to get into it?
How has the video games trade modified because you first began?
Boxed video games, to on-line to cell.
Which a part of the Connects occasion are you most trying ahead to and why?
Seeing nice associates once more and maybe discovering the following acquisition for Stillfront or funding for Atomico.
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