At Game Insight we have harnessed our passion for making fantastic games to create hugely successful free-to-play games on mobile, social, web and PC. Our casual titles include the chart-topping Tribez series, strategy hits Paradise Island series, Mystery Manor, Airport City, Transport Empire, My Country series and many others that have consistently ranked #1 on major app stores worldwide.
Our games attract millions of loyal gamers each and every day by blending fresh, exciting content with compelling social gameplay and super-polished gameplay.
Headquartered in Europe, our organisation encompasses over 800 staff - many of which are passionate game developers - and 14 in-house development studios across 6 locations in Eastern Europe.
Today, more than 250 million gamers are playing our games.
Mr. Matsanyuk is a founder of the investment company IMI.VC and Farminers Startup Academy. He is also one of the leading Russian experts in the field of modern technology and investments, and an acknowledged mobile market and game industry specialist.
Mr. Matsanyuk established IT Territory (which later became known as Astrum Online Entertainment), which merged with the Mail. ru Group in 2009. He then became the first VP of the united company. Together with Mail. Ru, Mr. Matsanyuk carried out an IPO in 2010, and in 2011, he created IMI. VC and began working on successful startups, including Game Insight. Russian web portal Rambler named Mr. Matsanyuk the “Man of the Decade” in the “Games” category. He has also founded several leading game industry companies.
Anatoly is the Chief Executive Officer at Game Insight, with 15 years of experience launching, developing and operating products and services within the game industry.
Born in Riga, Latvia, at the beginning of his career in 1999, Anatoly owned and operated his own gaming community site, then went on to develop games and design user experience on various platforms. In 2006, upon becoming the Head of Games Division at CTXM, he was responsible for the gaming/gambling departments, and ultimately launched more than 50 products on a multitude of platforms during his tenure.
Anatoly expanded his professional horizons by taking the position of Executive Vice President of Products at Astrum Online Entertainment and establishing his own studio, innoWate, in 2010. Led by Anatoly, innoWate became a leading European mobile, social and desktop game studio, and a market innovator with the very first social city-building game. This early success was followed up with multiple hit cross-platform games such as the My Country series that in partnership with Game Insight has reached over 20 million players worldwide.
While working in the game industry, he launched a number of financially successful products, such Legend: Legacy of the Dragons and Juggernaut, which garnered millions of users. Mr. Vashchenko is a mentor, advisor, and one of the co-founders of Farminers Startup Academy.
Mr. Vashchenko began his career at IT Territory in 2004 as a designer, then in 2007 became Head of Game Design, and later became Chief Producer. After Astrum Online was created, Mr. Vashchenko continued to manage game development, first as Deputy CEO and then as CEO. In 2012, he founded NARR8, a company focusing on web-based and mobile interactive content series.