Director of Business Development
Prior to joining Globalstep, Yves Legris spent 15 years working in general management roles in the video game industry, both in Europe and in the United States. He is the founder of Aikeo Inc., an online publishing and distribution platform for video games and movies. Between 2002 and 2005, he was the Executive Vice President and General Manager of Bam Entertainment, a video game developer, publisher and distributor based in Silicon Valley.
Prior to Bam Entertainment, Yves held various executive positions at Infogrames Entertainment/Atari both in Europe and in North America, including COO of Infogrames/Atari North America, where he was part of the team that oversaw the company's growth from $20 million in revenue and 25 employees in 1998 to $550 million in revenue and 750 employees in 2002. Yves began his career at Arthur Andersen in Lyon and Paris. He holds a Baccalaureate in Mathematics and Physics with Honors and an M.B.A. from the Lyon Graduate School of Business, EM Lyon.