Saad is great at extracting high quality work from the team while keeping them super motivated. He has been in the games space for over 8 years and has been part of the production team behind Blades of Battle RPG, ports of Fruit Ninja & Jetpack Joyride (on some platforms), Stick Cricket, Astro Boy amongst others on all major mobile platforms. He has a BSc. (Honors) in Social Sciences from LUMS.
Favorite Game: Game of War
Atif has over 13 years of software development experience. At Caramel Tech, he has led the development of Order of Elements, ports of Fruit Ninja, Jetpack Joyride and Age of Zombies for various platforms including Android. Previously he worked for Tapjoy and also with GameView Studios (subsidiary of DeNA), where he led the server team of the extremely popular Tap Fish series on the iPhone and Android platforms. Atif is a keen problem solver and always eager to take up a challenge. He completed his Bachelors and Masters in Computer Science from FAST (NUCES).
Favorite Game: Game of War
Co-Founder & CEO
Ammar has over 6 years experience in Management and Marketing and 4+ years in Game Development. At Caramel Tech, he has managed production of major games such as Blades of Battle RPG, Astro Boy Flight, Order of Elements and port of Jetpack Joyride (on some platforms). He oversees production and business development at the company. Ammar before Caramel Tech had handled major marketing efforts with various Multi-National Corporations including launching and managing nationwide marketing campaigns. He is a Cricket enthusiast.
Favorite Game: Clash of Clans and Stick Cricket
Ben currently works at Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) as one of the leads on the Commerce team. He was the co-founder of Karma Science, an innovative mobile commerce platform acquired by Facebook in May 2012. Previously, Ben was the co-founder of Tapjoy, a platform offering mobile publishers solutions for application discovery, rich advertising and virtual good sales. Before Tapjoy, he worked at Google where he spent four years as a Product Manager at Google working on products such as Toolbar, Checkout and Search. He has also worked at Microsoft as an engineer on the original Xbox Live team. Ben has an undergraduate degree in Computer Engineering and an MBA both from the University of Michigan.
Favorite Game: Diablo III, Chess with Friends and Ninja Gaiden
James is the founder and CEO of Concept Art House (CAH), a leading creative service provider to top performing mobile games. In a 7 year span, he has successfully guided the company to secure funding from North America, Europe and China. James lead the company to an acquisition and IPO in UK stock exchange in April, 2012, resulting in exponential positive returns for seed investors. In July, 2013, James lead the CAH shareholders to successfully buy back all company stock.
In March, 2014, James successfully secured series A financing from one of China's leading mobile game companies to form Spellgun. Spellgun is the comprehensive publishing solution for bringing top mobile games from North America to China market.
James is a regular contributor to international industry events and publications, such as ImagineFX, Fantasy Magazine, Inside Social Games, Chinajoy, Casual connect, and Game Developer Conference. He is advisor to the Bay Area Council and also Supertales Inc. a Marin based mobile app company. In a career spanning 15 years, he held positions as concept artist, art director, and studio executive.
Favorite Game: World of Warcraft, Last of Us, and The Walking Dead