Bigpoint, the online gaming giant out of Germany, announced today that it has appointed Arthur Bastings as co-CEO. Heiko Hubertz will from now on focus on the US expansion while Aurthur Bastings is going to set his focus more on the daily business while working at the headquarters in Hamburg. Arthur Bastings was the former Managing Director at Discovery Networks EMEA. Heiko Hubertz recently said in relation to the new co-CEO: “Arthur Bastings has successfully built top media brands on a global level, and I’m very happy that we’ve been able to attract him to Bigpoint.”
Bigpoint develops and operates browser games. Founded in 2002, Bigpoint is located in Hamburg, Berlin, San Francisco, Malta and Sao Paulo and has currently more than 600 employees. To learn more about Bigpoint make sure to check out our interview with Heiko Hubertz (founder & CEO) wich we did at the end of 2010.