People

A company is only as strong as the people behind it. Starting with only a few highly skilled people, we have gradually expanded into an internationally diverse team of people with oustanding design, development and commercial skills.

From our office in Copenhagen, Denmark, MovieStarPlanet currently employs over 70 people.

We have a wide variety of nationalities and competencies at MovieStarPlanet, across the entire range of design, programming, testing, support, community management, marketing, business development, finance and management.

We share a passion for creating a unique entertainment experience and our ambition is to deliver the best possible game for our users, both new and existing, and have fun while doing it. We are constantly exploring how to improve the experience and work tirelessly to keep current players satisfied and reach out to new players all over the world.

Management

MovieStarPlanet has an experienced management team with a strong track record within IT and business development in an international context.

Claus Lykke Jensen | Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Claus Lykke Jensen

Before founding MovieStarPlanet in 2008, Claus worked on building an e-learning start-up. Prior to his entrepreneurial days, Claus worked for ten years as a software developer and senior consultant for companies such as Catalog International, Intentia and Netcompany.

Claus holds a Masters degree in Software Engineering from the Technical University of Denmark.

Dennis Englund | Chief Marketing Officer

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Dennis is a recent addition to the MovieStarPlanet Team. Dennis has a long track record in senior marketing and management positions, working with strong consumer brands, such as Samsung, PlayStation and Berlingske media, as well as experience in the toy and gaming industy.

Dennis holds a Masters in International Strategy and Marketing from Copenhagen Business School and is a graduate of the Senior Executitve Program from the London Business School.

Peer Jacobsen | Chief Technical Officer

Peer Jacobsen

Peer joined MovieStarPlanet in 2010 from a position as Director of Engineering at eSearchVision in both the United States and France. Peer has several years experience as a lead engineer and manager on various internet projects.

Peer holds a Masters degree in Software Engineering from The Technical University of Denmark and has studied at the Politecnico di Milano.

Jacob Schulz Jørgensen | Chief Financial Officer

Peer Jacobsen

Before joining MovieStarPlanet in 2012, Jacob held senior management positions within IT, Transport and Banking for companies such as Veolia Environnement, Danske Bank and DnB NORD. He has also been involved in various business consolidations and new ventures.

Jacob holds a Masters degree in Economics and Management from Aarhus University as well as a Graduate Diploma in Business Administration and Informatics from Copenhagen Business School.

Vernon Jones | Head of Safety

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Vernon Jones is a registered social worker who has worked extensively on child protection and safeguarding issues within local authority social service departments in Denmark and the UK. Prior to joining MovieStarPlanet in 2012, Vernon worked for the Save the Children organisation for over 10 years developing online child safety measures and protecting children from online sexual exploitation at the local, national and international level.

Vernon holds a Bachelor (Hons) Degree in European Social Work and a Masters Degree in Comparative European Social Studies.  

The Team

MovieStarPlanet ApS currently employs close to 100 talented people, including the in-house development team and moderators as well as moderators working locally across the globe.