In January 2009 Jens Begemann founded wooga (world of gaming).
With over 11 million monthly active users, wooga is the 8th largest social game developer worldwide and the largest from Europe (since Playfish was acquired by US-based EA).
wooga has launched 3 games so far - Brain Buddies, Bubble Island and Monster World - and all became big hits on Facebook. Bubble Island even won the European Game Award for Best Social Game.
wooga's goal is to publish the best social games in the world. It is backed by Balderton Capital and Holtzbrinck Ventures who invested over €5m ($7.5m) and employs a team of 50 from 13 nations in the heart of Berlin.
From 2001 - 2008 Jens was at Jamba (aka Jamster) and helped growing the company
to the world‘s leading provider of mobile entertainment. From 2005 he was Chief
Product Officer & member of the management board. He managed a team of of
130, being responsible for content acquisition and creation and user