Jeferson Valadares is the GM/VP of Product Development at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.
Jeferson Valadares is currently the GM of Games at Flurry. Prior to joining Flurry, he was the Studio Director at Playfish.
He has also worked as Producer and Creative Director for EA Mobile in their UK Studios and was Director of Development at Digital Chocolate Europe's Sumea Studio in Helsinki, Finland.
He has spoken many times at the Game Developers Conference and is an active member of the developer community.Valadares is also one of the founders of IGDA Online Games SIG, and was involved in the publishing of their 2005 Mobile Games Whitepaper.
A B.S. and M.Sc. in computer science, in a past life he also did research on Artificial Intelligence applied to Computer Games.
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