Mike Fischer is an experienced executive in video games and interactive entertainment, having held senior positions at Amazon, Microsoft, and top video game companies, including CEO of Square Enix America.
Mike has published some of the biggest video games in history, including Fortnite, Final Fantasy, Tomb Raider and more. Mike is also an angel investor and advisor to a number of firms across interactive entertainment, including eSports, AR/VR, digital communities and network technology.
Mike has observed that video games have become a global culture linking people together around the world regardless of their backgrounds. Young people are now using a variety of tools and platforms to create and publish their own video games, sharing their creativity and culture with players everywhere, and often earning significant revenue from their sales. Mike’s passion is evangelizing this new media and the culture surrounding it, and nurturing new game developers around the world.