Our team

Gaming Corps is a small, global developer focusing on Gaming, iGaming and Interactive Entertainment. The company is based in Uppsala, Sweden with development studios in Smart City, Malta and Kyiv, Ukraine.

Management Team

Juha Kauppinen

Chief Executive Officer

CEO in charge of leading the company and setting the strategic direction. Shareholder and previous Member of the Board of Directors. Background in private trading and real estate automation.

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Bülent Balikci

Chief Business Development Officer

CBO in charge of business development. Deputy to the CEO when needed, shareholder and Member of the Board of Directors. Entrepreneur, small business owner and real estate developer.

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Erika Mattsson

Chief Communications Officer

CCO in charge of investor relations, communication, marketing and branding. Previous positions include management consultant, strategist, Director of Communications and Secretary General.

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Mikael Bäckström

Chief Financial Officer

CFO in charge of financial reporting and day-to-day accounting on Group level. Oversees accounting in subsidiary companies.
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Mats Lundin

Chief Commercial Officer

CCO in charge of sales, commercial relationships and operations. Previous positions include Head of Sales at iSoftBet and numerous other sales positions.

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Alex Lorimer

Chief Operating Officer

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Team Members

James Sciberras

Creative Director & Concept Artist

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Connor Blinman

Head of Games

Maxim heads up Gaming Corps in the Ukraine and is responsible for project management and process assurance for the iGaming business area. He has a background as a business processes and management professional, start-up founder, consultant and IT specialist. Located to Sweden in 2010 and recently settled back in Ukraine.

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Vincent Calay Roche

IT & Development Director

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Alexander Mavroudis

Game Designer & Narrative Gameplay Specialist

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Danielle Calafato

Head of Commercial

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Neil Struthers

Compliance Manager

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Michail Moiropoulos

Lead Unity Specialist

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Maxim Moneta

Development Team Manager

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Emmanouil Alimpertis

Concept Artist

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Claire Azzopardi

Concept Artist & Animator

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Spyros Logothetis

Quality Assurance & Game Tester

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Anna Vlasenko

Frontend Developer

Anna works as a game developer with previous experience from companies such as SMK, 2k-Group, Smart Project, Beano Publishing and Absolutist. Anna has a degree in Applied Mathematics from Dnepropetrovsk National University and also graduated from Kiev Institute of Modern Psychology and Psychotherapy as a Clinic Psychologist.

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Artem Fedorov

Senior Frontend Developer

Artem works as a front-end specialist and leads the development team, overseeing the full development cycle. Artem has worked with casino games development since 2010 and has created a modern engine for slot production. He previously worked for BTL, Murka, Promatc Group and Booming Games, and has studied Economics at the National Kharkov University.

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Koss Galay

Quality Assurance Engineer and Analyst

Koss works closely with the development team to ensure the quality of Gaming Corps’ games. Previously held positions include Quality Assurance Specialist, Business Analyst and Scrum Master for medical companies. Koss also has experience from the banking industry and holds an MD in Finance from the Ukrainian National Tax Academy.

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Helen Skripka

Concept Artist

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Seth Waterworth

Key Account Manager

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Noel Sciberras

Office Manager

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Matthew Scicluna

Development Team Lead

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Dimitrios Tsalkakis

Backend Developer

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Graeme Savill

Senior Key Account Manager

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Irem Karakus

Content Creator

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Chandika Bandara


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Umesh Fernando

Concept Artist

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Oleksandr Klimuk


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Mykhailo Novko

Frontend developer

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Board of Directors

A presentation of our Board of Directors can be found here.