David Helgason is presenting at Casual Connect Tel Aviv 2016 on Nov 1, 2016  

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Primary Role
Founder & Board @
Investments
2 Investments in 2 Companies
Born:
October 10, 1977
Gender:
Male
Location:
Copenhagen
Website:
http://unity3d.com
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Person Details

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David has served as CEO of the game technology company Unity Technologies since co-founding it in 2003. The vision is to democratize game development, and develop technology for the next generation of the industry. From in-browser MMO, through mobile, to social, casual, serious, and beyond. Unity is used by dozens of big game publishes and media companies, hundreds of smaller studios, and thousands of independent professionals, hobbyists, students, and teenagers.

David's background is in software and an assortment of university dabbling. He created and participated in several startups during and around the dot-com's, in areas such as early experiments with news & community integration, music business content distribution, and IT-consulting for a variety of local and global companies.

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Founder & Board

2003 - Current   (over 13 years)
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2013
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Board & Advisor Roles (7)

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Investments (2)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Sep, 2016$10.3M / Series APersonal Investment
Jul, 2012$1.2M / SeedPersonal Investment

Upcoming Event Appearances (1)

Casual Connect Tel Aviv 2016

November 01, 2016 - November 03, 2016

Heichal HaTarbut , Habima Square, Tel Aviv-yafo, Tel Aviv, Israel

Casual Connect Tel Aviv is about matching the creativity of the games industry with new media innovation and investment.

Past Event Appearances (2)

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