Markus is the CTO and Co-Founder of Small Giant Games. He has been doing software development professionally for about 20 years, spending most of it building highly scalable architecture and social games that engage and delight their users. In recent years, his focus has increasingly been on hiring, leadership and mentoring, architectural design and ways of working.
Markus holds a M.Sc. in Computer Science from the Helsinki University of Technology. Before founding Small Giant Games, Markus was the CTO of Sulake, the maker of Habbo Hotel. He is also a long-time entrepreneur and the author of ReittiGPS, one of the best-selling iPhone applications in Finland.