Who We Are
Founded in 2010, Blind Squirrel is a multidisciplinary development studio housing staff members with years of game industry experience. Blind Squirrel is actively seeking projects from publishers in addition to developing our own internal IP’s.
What We Do
We are a premier developer of video games for the Console, Mobile, and PC markets. Located in Orange County, California.
Where We Are Going
Blind Squirrel is dedicated to creating polished and innovative AAA gaming experiences that reflect the interests of our passionate development team. Capitalizing on our experiences as a premiere developer, we are creating unique IPs that will push the medium into bold new directions.
We enjoy creating games that:
• Engage players in intelligent, creative, and polished gameplay experiences
• Build upon the concepts of popular titles yet stand apart from them
• Bring to life interesting stories, deep characters, and fully realized worlds
• Treat players like mature, intelligent consumers and gamers
• Transcend their medium and become a part of popular culture
Andreea Enache-ThuneHead Of Global Business Development and Strategy
Matthew FawcettChief Software Architect
David BakerDirector Of Production
Alan LeeStudio Art Director
Haydn DaltonCreative Director
Board of Directors
Brad HendricksChairman Of The Board
Ken DopherBoard Member
Dr. Mark OllilaNon-Executive Director
Dr. Ollila has considerable experience in driving innovation and new technologies for the Media Technology and Entertainment industries. He is currently General Manager of Devices at Verve, a leader in mobile location-based advertising. Prior to this, Dr. Ollila was at Nokia and Microsoft where he played an integral role in the development and roll-out of Nokia’s services and long-term technology roadmap, including heading up Nokia’s first party publishing business which had global reach in the hundreds of millions.
He was also a core member of the deal team for Nokia and Microsoft in the strategic agreement in 2011. Dr. Ollila is a member of Southern California’s start-up incubator EvoNexus’s selection committee and an expert in residence at UC Irvine Applied Innovation. He also serves as an advisor to multiple companies in entertainment, games and new technology; previously serving on the advisory board of the Game Developers Conference (Mobile) and, until 2010, was a board member of the EMEA Chapter of the Mobile Ecosystem Forum. He was Chairman of the Board of Physics Middleware provider Meqon Research AB (acquired by Ageia and then NVIDIA).
Massoud EntekhabiIndependent Director
Joe HickmanVenture Partner