Founded in 1999, Nazara Technologies is India’s only listed gaming company. It is a leading diversified gaming & sports media platform with strong presence in India and global markets and has offerings across interactive gaming, eSports, ad-tech and gamified early learning.
Nazara’s Ecosystem is inviting the next generation of gaming companies to come and build with us.
Commitment on investing up to INR 2 Crores on publishing the games which includes user acquisition, marketing and forging valuable partnerships.
Corporate Investment towards game development and company growth.
For critical aspects including community management, localization, live ops & data analytics.
Guidance & Mentorship
From industry leaders in gaming & other sectors in areas of product, technology, design, corporate governance, legal, finance, HR and others.
To trusted partners in technology, CRM, game development networks.
Path to the next fund raise through support from Nazara Technologies & its network.
We have a simplified 4 step process to identify & nurture future stars of Indian Gaming Industry. We follow a 45 day cycle from application to investment decision.
We aim to publish games that gamers love. Evaluation will focus on game quality and potential, with in-depth gameplay testing by dedicated gamer panels. Feedback from these tests will play an integral and vital role in our selection process.
For the initial launch, we will shortlist games during IGDC. Come meet us at our booth, where we will engage in extensive founder interactions and thorough game assessments to develop a deep understanding of the screened applications.
Publishing decisions will be based on comprehensive evaluation, ensuring alignment with our values and publishing thesis while offering a vast platform for developers to harness Nazara's scale, partnerships, and extensive reach.
Investment commitment towards user acquisition, marketing, distribution, and partnerships. Nazara will also offer corporate-level investment support if needed, ensuring resources for both game growth and studio success.
CEO and Joint MD, Nazara Technologies
Nitish is the Joint Managing Director of Nazara Technologies. Passionate about value creation in the gaming space, he founded Nazara in 1999. Nazara Technologies has grown from a games portal built by a tech-obsessed college student to India’s only listed games company, a multi-million dollar diversified gaming & sports media platform. He is also a trustee of the Dr. B. K. Goyal Heart Foundation and India Business Group (Chamber of Commerce).
COO, Nazara Technologies
An alumnus of Delhi University and IIM Ahmedabad, Sudhir has 20+ years of experience in strategy consulting, private equity investing, operations and entrepreneurship. Across his career, he has handled strategy, asset acquisitions / exits, regulatory matters, fund-raising, and operations, including as a CEO and entrepreneur. Most recently, as the CEO and Founder of Sparskills Technologies, he developed and scaled the 9stacks gaming brand.
Co-founder and MD, NODWIN Gaming
A serial entrepreneur who has shaped NODWIN into a global e-sports leader, now listed on the NSE: NAZARA. Akshat founded NODWIN in 2015, growing it to the top 3 esports companies worldwide. He's not only a gaming enthusiast but also a mentor to startups and talents in India, actively shaping the future of competitive gaming.