Mark Bridgeman – Chief Operating Officer
An accomplished entrepreneur with a proven track record in identifying and capturing new business growth opportunities, Mark has vast knowledge of Mobile, Ecommerce and Online Media Technologies and Industries.
In 2003 he co-founded a mobile software development company with just £4k. He grew this organically to Europe’s number one mobile conversion studio and subsequently achieved a multimillion pound exit within 18 months of start-up.
In 2005 Mark became MD for I-Play Macclesfield the 3rd largest mobile games publisher in the world. Shortly after a year Mark was promoted to Global Director of mobile conversion and QA, where he managed and directed over 150 employees worldwide. In 2007 he initiated and established the formation of I-Play International SRL in Romania. He was instrumental in driving forward and developing the I-Play offshore software development and QA facility in Bucharest reducing the companies operating expenditure by 7 figures per annum.
In 2009 I-Play was acquired by Oberon Media, the deal remains one of the largest private-to-private merger and acquisition transactions in the mobile sector. Mark has been involved in the Virtual Reality sector since early 2015.