I have been involved in mobile and gaming for more than 15 years in Europe, Latin America, Asia and US, and aim to provide product feedback, strategic and operational assistance to my portfolio companies. I've been investing since 2011, mainly in mobile consumer and e-commerce startups
Managed a $80M mobile / social gaming business, with full P&L responsibility.
Overseen overall strategy and product development for Bejeweled-branded games, and managed operations for service-based games on social and mobile platforms.
Lead team of 50+ across all product development, operations and marketing disciplines.
Over 15 years of experience in mobile product development and operations.
Launched, operated and grew a top 10 grossing iOS and Facebook cross-platform social game, doubling revenue and ARPU in 6 months.
Built several high-performing teams in US, Asia and Latin America
Successful track record as angel investor in B2C mobile and web companies
Investor in Tonx Coffee, acquired by Blue Bottle Coffee in April 2014, and in Kanvas, acquired by AOL in August 2015
Giordano is the kind of investor every entrepreneur wants... He has international experience, has a depth of knowledge in mobile and gaming and most importantly adds value by bringing expertise and active effort to the table for his investments.
Founder of a company Giordano Bruno Contestabile invested in
Serial Entrepreneur and Investor. Have built and sold 4 startups. Currently CEO of @KYCK.com, Board of Lending Tree (NASDAQ: TREE)
Giordano has continued to help us grow, giving solid advice and always helpful in reaching out for other relationships. His knowledge of the casual gaming space has been very beneficial to our success.
Founder of a company Giordano Bruno Contestabile took an intro to
As an entrepreneur, you quickly learn how rare people like Giordano actually are. He sets expectations well, has a clear process and communicates his interests effectively. I look forward to working with him to expand our business into new territory.
Giordano is an absolute gem. He constantly goes out of his way to drive value for us. Whether it's an introduction to a potential customer or investor or a request for his expertise, Giordano is responsive and impactful. As a bonus, he's hilarious, wicked smart and an awesome guy!