devcom Leadership Summit 2024:

Panel “State and Future of the Games Industry”

Shanti Bergel


Managing Director at Transcend

Shanti is the founding partner of Transcend and a 30 year game industry veteran. His global operating experience spans every major platform and business model transition of the last several decades and is animated by a career-long fascination with how changes in technology and distribution affect products, services, and communities.

As an investor, Shanti is proud to work alongside some of the most ambitious and talented founders in the business. He is a recognized member of the Techcrunch List, speaks fluent Japanese, and is a frequent speaker on early stage investment, M&A, and strategic partnerships in digital entertainment.