Šimon Šicko is the co-founder and CEO of Pixel Federation, an independent game developer and publisher headquartered in Slovakia. After finishing his studies in architecture at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava, Šimon briefly worked in his field and started developing computer games in 2002.
In 2007, along with three other partners, Šimon co-founded Pixel Federation. The first significant success came in 2010 with the well-known game title TrainStation, currently played on Facebook by more than 1 million players a month. Pixel Federation focuses mainly on browser, social and mobile games and all of its 4 successful titles (TrainStation, Diggys Adventure, Emporea, BIG Shopkeeper) are being prepared also for mobile platforms. Šimon is an investor in the Slovak Venture Fund, managed by Neulogy Ventures, and advises the Fund as well as portfolio companies in the area of international business development, particularly in gaming.