Chris Bergstresser

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With more than 20 years of experience, Christopher Bergstresser, is an industry veteran and is responsible for driving the international growth of numerous, highly acclaimed online and mobile brands. He is considered a visionary leader with proven abilities and a highly successful track record.

Most recently, Christopher maintained the position of Board Director, EVP & Commercial Director of Miniclip SA, one of the world’s largest online game sites and major mobile brands. In his role, he had been responsible for diversifying revenue channels, driving revenue growth and strategic partnerships. He established deep rooted relationships for Miniclip with Google, Apple and Microsoft as well as open new markets to drive user acquisition and brand awareness for their mobile business.

In his most recent start-up, Christopher co-founded and led Vector Entertainment, creators of Vector City Racers. In this role as CEO, he led product development, fund raising, sales and marketing activities as well as a pivot to mobile. Prior to Vector Entertainment, he was Senior Vice President of worldwide publishing, mobile and online entertainment at Atari, Inc. There he established, managed and executed comprehensive publishing, IP, mobile and online strategies. Revenue grew over 200%.

Prior to Atari, Christopher was the CEO of Gamer.TV, the leading producer of video game television shows for global syndication and online games. Under his direction, Gamer.TV’s syndication grew to 375 million households from 300,000 within just two years, generating millions in revenue. He has also held key positions at some of the world’s top video game publishers including Konami and Sega of America/Sega Channel.

Christopher sits on the boards of Nitro Games and AppScotch. He attended Warnborough College in Oxford, England and is a graduate of San Francisco State University. He currently lives in Switzerland with his wife and daughter.

Sessions

21. January 2016
17:00  -  18:00

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