Christian Batist

Christian Batist

Head of Publishing

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 grow its revenues to $60M in 2009.

Since 2010, Christian worked with over 50 game companies (such as Stardoll, Spil Games, Nickelodeon, Studio 100, and WildWorks) on user acquisition, monetization, retention and business development.

Christian joined Kuuhubb in September of 2016 as Entrepreneur in Residence and took on further responsibilities as Head of Publishing since June of 2017. Christian leads all publishing activities of Kuuhubb, such as user acquisition, community management and live-ops. He works with the founders of KuuHubb’s portfolio companies on maximizing growth in user base and revenues as well as overall profitability.

Chronology

2013 - 2017
Managing Director at WildWorks Europe
2010 - 2017
Consultant/Advisor at various game companies
2004 - 2009
SVP Marketing & Advertising Sales at Sulake Corporation Oy
2000 - 2005
Internet Publisher at Telegraaf Media Group
1996 - 2000
Managing Partner at Seven Monkeys New Media