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Christian Batist

Christian Batist

Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Biography

Christian Batist is a Business Development professional with 20+ years of experience in games and digital media. He was responsible for introducing Habbo Hotel in The Netherlands as a joint venture with Sulake Corporation. He joined Sulake as SVP of Marketing and Advertising, ultimately leading a team of over 30 professionals and helping Sulake to grow its sales to $60M in 2009.

Over the past 7 years, Christian worked with over 50 game companies (such as Stardoll, Spil Games, Nickelodeon, Studio 100, and WildWorks) on monetization, retention and business development.

As Entrepreneur-In-Residence, Christian works with the founders of KuuHubb’s portfolio companies on maximizing growth and profitability. He also leads the publishing activities of Kuuhubb.

Chronology

2013 - Present
Managing Director at WildWorks Europe
2012 - 2013
Commercial Director at Tingly Games
2010 - present
Consultant / Advisor at various game companies
2004 - 2009
SVP Marketing & Advertising Sales at Sulake Corporation Oy
2000 - 2005
Internet Publisher at Telegraaf Media Group