SINGAPORE, May 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Singaporean blockchain gaming and entertainment company Digital Entertainment Asset Pte. ltd. (DEA)known for its leading GameFi PlayMining platform featuring original NFTs from famous Japanese creators and cryptocurrency token DEAPcoin (activation code “DEP”), today announced the appointment of Tatsuya Kohrogi as vice president and head of global operations.
Recently recognized as the first play-to-earn cryptocurrency token in Japan, DEA has led the GameFi industry in Asia with over 2.4 million players worldwide from Indonesia, Philippines, Japan , Taiwan, Vietnam, etc. During DEA’s business strategy presentation in April, the company shared actual revenue figures for the first half of 2022, which were SGD40 million, with an EBITDA of SGD26 million. DEA’s annual revenue forecast for 2022 was presented at SGD 102 million with an EBITDA of SGD 43 million. Since the start of the collectible card battle game title JobTribes100 original NFT works have been created by famous Japanese creators who have received royalties of over $6 million to date.
Kohrogi said, “DEA aims to be the #1 web3 entertainment company in the world that simultaneously tackles social and economic issues. The PlayMining platform allows users to mine crypto while playing games. Games and entertainment are becoming a sustainable livelihood option for people around and I am extremely excited to take on this role and help further develop the creator economy and web3 entertainment globally. .
Prior to joining DEA, Kohrogi served as Partner Manager at Meta, where he built relationships with key advertising agencies in Japan and strategically increased key partner business by 3x in 2 years and achieved an increase in partner revenue to an annual revenue of $9.
Prior to Meta, he was at SoftBank, where he held several positions over a 7-year period, including investment strategy, business development, sales management, digital marketing, and co-founder of an in-house company.
Kohrogi was also trained by SoftBank Group CEO Masayoshi “Masa” Son for 3 years at SoftBank Academia, where he learned the art of corporate leadership directly from Son and worked on CEO projects as a member of Son’s successor program.
Naohito Yoshida, CEO, said, “Tatsuya is a dynamic leader and has extensive experience building relationships with partners, creating and implementing cutting-edge initiatives and strategies. As we begin to expand our business in Asia, Europe and North America, we are confident that each region will grow under Tatsuya’s leadership.”
DEAa GameFi platform company, was founded in Singapore in August 2018 and is growing JobTribesa Play to Win game, and PlayMining NFT, an NFT marketplace. Using blockchain technology, the company aims to realize a world where value can be created while having fun.
Co-CEO: Naohito Yoshida (twitter: @yoshidadea1), Kozo Yamada (twitter: @kozo_tx)
Vice President: Tatsuya Kohrogi (twitter: @tatsuya_kohrogi)
Location: 7 Straits View, Marina One East Tower, #05-01, Singapore 018936
Created: August 2018
Business description: GameFi platform business
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