Benjamin Charbit is the co-founder of Darewise Entertainment, a Paris-based video game and entertainment studio focused on the creation of massive persistent virtual universes in the decentralized world. Before Darewise Entertainment, Benjamin led Strategic Planning for online games and held the Monetization and Game Director roles at Ubisoft where he contributed to successful AAA franchises such as Assassin's Creed or The Division. Benjamin began his career as an Investment Banker before following his passion for video games and the metaverse. Benjamin graduated in Economics and Finance from The University of Chicago and Paris Dauphine.
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