Jan Lindner - President and CSO
Jan has over 25 years of managerial and entrepreneurial experience in software development and corporate management. Most recently, he served as the CEO of Leonid Systems, presiding over substantial growth - as well as the company's eventual acquisition by BroadSoft in 2015.
From 2009 to 2011, Jan headed the software division of Spin Master, a large multinational toy manufacturer. Before that, Jan served as CTO at two global games publishers, Take 2 (publisher of Grand Theft Auto) and Vivendi (publisher of World of Warcraft). Prior to these roles Jan started at Ironport together with two founders, serving as CTO and VP Engineering. Ironport was acquired by Cisco for over $800M in 2006. During his earlier career in the late 20th century, Jan enjoyed a long career in the gaming industry at Mattel, Mindscape and Strategic Simulations.