, (born 14 July 1976) is an India investor and entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of Indiagames, a global computer games
developer and publisher in India
. He was featured among the top 40 Indian entrepreneurs
by Business Today
Gondal was born in Mumbai, India. He stepped into the world of games when he was 13. He sideline studies to learn videogame development. He studied commerce in college.
Gondal started his first company FACT at the age of 16. In 1999, he founded Indiagames
, then a five member team.Indiagames is primarily engaged in publishing and developing games across various platforms like Internet, PC, broadband, mobile phones, PDAs, handheld gaming devices and consoles.
Considered the most important gaming developer and publisher in India, Indiagames controlled in 2005 a 60% share in India's game-related wireless value-added services market. In 2009, Indiagames had over 300 employees and offices in Mumbai
and Los Angeles
In 2005, he sold a majority of stakeholds (adding up to 76,29% of the company) to TOM online Games a subsidiary of TOM Online Inc.although he kept his position as CEO. In December 2007, the Indian company UTV Software Communication
acquired a majority stake in Indiagames.
In 2008, he launched Sweat and Blood... Read More