Presenting: Peter Vesterbacka
Founder of Rovio (Angry Birds) and Brand Breaker at Lightneer
Date: 21 September 2017 (Thursday)
Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Venue: 2 Yishun Street 42, S(768039), Level 4 Auditorium GEMS World Academy (Singapore)
- In conversation with Peter Vesterbacka (Moderated by Sebastien Barnard, Head of Marketing Communication and Admissions)
- Q&A Session
About Mr Peter Vesterbacka
Finnish entrepreneur, Founder of Rovio (Angry Birds) and Brand Breaker at Lightneer
Mr. Peter Vesterbacka served as the Chief Marketing Officer and ‘Mighty Eagle’ of Rovio Entertainment Oy.
Peter managed the Rovio Entertainment’s business strategy, including expanding Angry Birds into broader entertainment franchise.
TIME magazine chose to include Peter Vesterbacka in the 2011 list of the world’s hundred most influential people.
Peter has held several communications industry related positions at Hewlett Packard and founded the Hewlett Packard Mobile E Services Bazaar and he is the co-founder and original initiator of MobileMonday.
He served as a Director of Star Wreck Studios, Start Up Sauna, BlueGiga Technologies Oy, Oy Filmkompaniet Alpha Ab and the American Chamber of Commerce in Finland.
On June 21, 2016, Peter Vesterbacka decided to leave Rovio Entertainment, and work as an investor and advisor to growing companies.
In September 2016, he announced the start of educational gaming company, Lightneer.