• SoftBank’s founder and managing director Masayoshi Son has been ranked the third richest man in Japan by the financial magazine Forbes. Supercell is a video game development company for tablets and smart phones. Supercell is the game developer that created Clash of Clans. Finland's biggest game maker Supercell reported on Tuesday its full-year 2019 sales rose 2% to 1.39 billion euros ($1.52 billion) although core earnings slipped 4%. I lkka Paananen, Supercell’s founder, said the deal would allow the company to push into China. In second place, was Supercell co-founder and game lead Mikko Kodisoja who accumulated €98 million ($109 million). • SoftBank, Supercell’s new owner, is one of the biggest telecommunications companies in Japan and in the world, with a turnover of over 25 billion euros last year. Information on the wealthiest citizens in the country is revealed on ‘tax day’, an annual publication of tax data released by Finland’s Tax Administration. Supercell first started developing games for tablets in 2011. Clash of clans was first introduced in the year 2012. Supercell is founded by Ilkka Paananen (CEO, FI), Petri Styrman (Lead Artist, FI), Visa Forsten (Co - Founder & Lead Programmer), Mikko Kodisoja (Co-founder and Game Lead, FI), Lassi Leppinen (Co - Founder & Product Lead, FI), Niko Derome (Co - Founder & Server Architect, FI), leo suan (Co-Founder, US) in 2010. Mobile games maker Supercell has been one of the great, understated breakthroughs of the European startup world. The Helsinki-based mobile games maker built an empire out of Clash of Clans, raking in tons of money and catching the eye of world-class investors and eventually a new strategic majority shareholder in the form of Tencent at a $10.2 billion valuation. https://www.networthopedia.com/ilkka-paananen-networth-2018 Mobile games maker Supercell has been one of the great, understated breakthroughs of the European startup world. *Founders Niko Derome – Server Architect.