GLOBAL | JUN ‘22
Venatus is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Weller as Chairman. Tim is a successful entrepreneur within the media and technology industries. Most notably he founded Incisive Media in 1995 and grew it to a £250 million revenue media and events business within 13 years and he lead the company through an IPO on the main market in 2000. During this time, Tim was named one of Ernst & Young’s entrepreneur of the year and in 2005, he received the publishing industry’s top honor – the Marcus Morris award.
Tim brings highly relevant Ad Technology experience to the Venatus Board, having been the Chairman of AIM listed Tremor International from 2014 to 2020 and he was Chairman of SuperAwesome until its successful sale to Epic Games. Tim was also Chairman of TI Media leading its successful sale to Future plc in 2020. Tim is also Non-Exec Chairman of Trustpilot, having led their $1.4 billion IPO in March 2021.
Rob Gay, CEO of Venatus said “Welcoming Tim into the company is extremely exciting. Tim’s background in scaling digital media and technology companies makes him the perfect addition to our board as we continue driving Venatus towards our business and growth Goals.”
Tim Weller, said: “I am delighted to be joining the Venatus board as Chair and to be working with the founders Rob and Matt, alongside investors Livingbridge, in helping scale the business and ensuring Venatus continues to deliver a winning proposition for both publishers and advertisers looking to reach a gaming audience.”
Founded by Rob Gay and Matt Cannon, Venatus is a global ad-tech company within the gaming and entertainment industries. With over 250 core, exclusive publishers, Venatus is a leader in the monetization of gaming content and platforms. For advertisers, Venatus’ in-house creative executions and exclusive access to allusive gaming audiences allows brands and agencies to unlock the next level with their advertising campaigns. Follow Venatus on Linkedin for company news or learn more at venatus.com.