Monday, February 1, 2016 — Starting today, Dr. Andreas-Michael Giesa takes over as Director of Human Resources for the German game developer, InnoGames. In this role, he is responsible for the overall strategy and management of the company’s HR department.
Dr. Giesa was previously the Global HR Director for software and service company Unify GmbH & Co. and responsible business partner in the field of services, as well as Head of HR Region West & East, VP. Previously, he held various heading HR management positions in Germany and abroad for Siemens Group. Dr. Giesa has broad, international knowledge of multiple business sectors and has been instrumental in the strategic and operational orientation of modern human resources issues.
Dr. Giesa is enthusiastic about his new role: "InnoGames is one of the most attractive and innovative employers in Germany. I look forward to actively shaping the future of such a dynamically growing company. The games industry itself is undeniably appealing and I am looking forward to the young, international team."
"We are looking forward to the cooperation and warmly welcome him to the team here at InnoGames," says founder and COO Michael InnoGames Zillmer.
With about 150 million registered players, InnoGames is one of the world's leading developers and providers of online games. Currently, the Hamburg-based company employs over 350 professionals from 30 nations. InnoGames has scored major success with games such as Tribal Wars,Grepolis and Forge of Empires.