Tom Crago – Australia
CEO of Tantalus Studio
Tom Crago is the CEO and owner of internationally renowned video game developer Tantalus, a studio with more than forty highly acclaimed titles to its credit, including a handful of million-unit sellers.
Tantalus recently shipped The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD on the Wii U with Nintendo. Tom also owns and runs sister studio Straight Right, which has worked on some of the industries biggest franchises including Mass Effect, Deus Ex and Need for Speed.
Tom is a past President of the Game Developers’ Association of Australia, the peak body representing the interests of the local game development industry, and has advised State and Federal Governments on IT policy in Australia. He is presently a Board Member of the Australian National Development Index.
Tom has degrees in Arts, Law and International Business and is completing a PhD at the University of Melbourne. His book, Flashbacks from the Flow Zone is published internationally by Hardie Grant.