Meet the Team
Games For A Living has a management team with solid and complementary business, technology, and investments expertise. The founders have 125 years of experience in entrepreneurship, video games, and new technologies.
- Manel Sort, the CEO, has more than 20 years of experience as a video game developer and producer, studio head, and CEO of companies in the video game industry. He has contributed to and released over 60 games on all major platforms (PC, Xbox, PS2, mobile), generating over $ 1 billion in EBITDA.
- Trip Hawkins, the Chief Strategy Officer (CSO), is a leading figure in the gaming industry, having founded the iconic Electronic Arts (EA) and subsequently served as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO). His impact on the industry is undeniable, as EA is responsible for some of the most popular gaming titles in history, such as FIFA, Madden NFL, and The Sims. Hawkins also founded Digital Chocolate, a mobile gaming company, and has been a key innovator in developing games as a service (GaaS) platforms. Over the course of his career, Hawkins has received numerous awards and honors, including being named one of the "Top 50 Greatest Living Business Minds" by Fortune magazine. He has also been inducted into the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences' Hall of Fame.
- Art Director Javier León has 26 years of experience as a CGI specialist and art director in video game and special effects studios in Europe and the US. He was nominated for an Emmy for title credits of the Netflix series The Crown and is one of the 200 Best International Digital Artists, according to the Lürzer Archive.
- Christian Gascons, COO, and Marc Tormo, Game Director, both ex-Blizzard Entertainment, have a background in video games in large companies and entrepreneurial projects. Carlos Blanco and Ernest Sánchez are thought leaders in new technologies and the start-up ecosystem, with numerous achievements backing their expertise.
The rest of the team is equally passionate and talented, with extensive experience in the video game, entertainment, blockchain, and tech industries. Together we have the skills and expertise required to deliver games and tech of the highest standard.