Hans Ten Cate
Currently the Chief Business Officer of Tilt Five, a new and emerging technologies firm focusing on Augmented Reality, Hans is a long-time game industry executive, and has produced and designed AAA games for PC, console and mobile platforms, led large teams developing online gaming technology and services, and negotiated business and technology partnerships for large publishers and startups.
After a number of years managing online services for Sony PlayStation, Hans spent a decade at EA as an Executive Producer creating award-winning games and later as Sr. Director of Business Development for EA Partners. He has contributed to franchises including The Sims, The Simpsons, and Dante’s Inferno and built relationships with hundreds of game development studios and partners.
Hans has experience in start-ups and grew the team at MaxPlay, a cloud-based game engine technology. Hans was also pivotal in raising MaxPlay’s $20m Series A funding round with Silicon Valley investors. Hans has strong business relations in the San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Silicon Valley tech sector landscapes and collectively, the projects that Hans was part of account for more than $550 million in sales. He is a former Chair of the Board of Directors of the International Game Developers Association (IGDA). The Board considers that Mr Ten Cate is an independent Director.Back