Ian Livingstone CBE

Chairman & Partner

Hiro Capital

About Ian

Ian co-founded iconic games company Games Workshop in 1975, launching Dungeons & Dragons in Europe and Warhammer. In 1982 he co-wrote The Warlock of Firetop Mountain, the first Fighting Fantasy gamebook in the series which went on to sell 20 million copies worldwide. In the mid-1990s he co-led the merger which created video games publisher Eidos plc where, as Executive Chairman, he launched hit titles including Lara Croft: Tomb Raider. After leaving Eidos, he became an Angel Investor in indie video games studios including Playdemic, developers of hit mobile game Golf Clash. He is currently Chairman of Sumo Group plc and a Partner in Hiro Capital LLP.