About Us

Best HTML5 games from the cloud

Using 100% HTML5 technology, CoolGames has published hundreds of top-quality casual games including high-profile IPs such as Angry Birds, Tetris®, Snake, and Battleship since 2009. Click-and-play from the cloud with no downloads required, you can enjoy our everyday growing game portfolio anytime and anywhere!

What our partners are saying about CoolGames

"CoolGames helps us to bring Tetris to new and innovative platforms. They’re great to work with and understand what working with AAA IP means!"

Maya RogersCEO of Blue Planet Software

"In partnership with CoolGames, we brought our classic Arkanoid game
to a whole new generation of players on Facebook Messenger."

Tsuyoshi NishiwakiGame Producer at Taito

"CoolGames helped us instrumentally on a tight timeframe to reimagine the iconic Snake game on Facebook Messenger. The game was announced at mobile world Congress 2017 and has 131M plays and counting!"

Kathryn CallowGlobal Director of Social & Digital Adventures at HMD Global Oy

"Great games to play and great people to work with!"

Jan NeubacherSenior Games Manager BILD

Famous AAA IPs

As the leading HTML5 games studio, CoolGames teams up with game companies and entertainment brands from around the globe to create top-quality and engaging games together. We have developed cross-platform games with high-profile IPs such as Angry Birds, Hello Kitty, Tetris®, Pac-Man, Snake, Arkanoid, Snoopy and many more. Contact us if you’re looking for the best game studio to turn your IP into games for social platforms!

Global reach

With our high-quality casual and social games, CoolGames has built up a fast-growing global audience in the US, Europe and Asia. More than 2 million daily active users and over 20 million active users play our games each month. As many new social platforms are looking for HTML5 games to launch, we are unlocking new publishing channels and seeing positive growth every day!

LEADERSHIP TEAM

Laurens Rutten

Founder and CEO

Laurens is ultimately responsible for the overall success of CoolGames. He focuses on company strategy, global business development, securing high quality IP, and taking care of key partnerships, investor relations and marketing & PR. He also personally leads the messaging platforms account team, and is the direct liaison to our Tokyo satellite office.

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Jop Pollmann

Executive Chairman

Jop is an angel investor in CoolGames from the start and acted as its first Chairman. He has a background in law, marketing information, media and fashion in the roles of CEO as well as COO. Over the past 15 years, Jop kept executive roles in private-equity backed companies, realised growth, exits, successful, turn-arounds and reorganizations.

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Titika Papaikonomou

COO

Titika manages CoolGames’ operations. Driving performance, improving cross-company processes & communication and ultimately organizing our people to best fit our company’s strategy are her key focal points. She also heads the HR and Office teams.

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Berend Leibbrandt

Head of Finance & Legal

Berend oversees the Finance & Legal activities within the company including internal & external reporting, accounting, tax, payroll administration, insurances, financial policies, corporate administration and legal affairs.

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Robbert Hoogstraten

Head of Publishing

Robbert heads CoolGames’ publishing team. This integrated business unit, which focuses on all CoolGames’ traditional business lines, consists of professionals catering to key partner account management, value added services business management, global content distribution, yield advertising and operating CoolGames’ owned global web portals.

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Rense VanderHoek

Head of Technology

Rense has a sharp focus on scalability, performance and security without losing his creativity. He heads the Technology and Quality Assurance teams.

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