23 April 2013

Chartboost Opens Office in Amsterdam

San Francisco – 23 April 2013 - San Francisco-based Chartboost, a leading technology platform for mobile games, announced it has opened its first international office in Amsterdam. The new location enables the company to provide real-time support to the one third of Chartboost developers who are already based in Europe. These include companies like Danish developer Kiloo, UK-based King and Natural Motion, Outfit7 from Slovenia, Wooga from Germany, and Finland's Supercell. 

"We have always admired European developers and find their creativity and leadership inspiring. We are excited to now be even closer to that thriving game ecosystem," said Maria Alegre, co-founder and CEO, Chartboost. 

Ilja Goossens, an industry veteran who founded Gamundo and Virtual Fairground, joined Chartboost this month to lead the new European team of 5 that includes several early Chartboost employees

In January, Chartboost raised a $19 million series B led by Sequoia Capital to accelerate its growth. Since then the company has doubled the number of San Francisco employees to 60, graduated its first University Bootcamp class, and increased the number of games in its network from 12,000 to 16,000. 

Chartboost is the leading games-only technology platform. The Chartboost network reaches over 300 million unique monthly devices and drives over eight billion game sessions per month. Headquartered in San Francisco, Chartboost was founded in 2011 and has raised a total of $21M from Sequoia Capital and other investors. 

Source: Chartboost /PRNewswire