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Glu Mobile is a global developer and publisher of free games for smartphone and tablet devices. The Company is focused on creating compelling original IP games on a wide range of platforms including iOS, Android™, Windows Phone, Google Chrome, and MAC OS. Glu's technology platform enables its titles to be accessible to a broad audience of consumers globally.

HQSan Francisco, US
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)659(+21%)
Job Openings30
Revenue (FY, 2019)$411.4 M(+13%)
Share Price (Jul 2020)$10.5 (+8%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Glu Mobile

Nick Earl

Nick Earl

Eric Ludwig

Eric Ludwig

Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating Officer
Chris Akhavan

Chris Akhavan

Senior Vice President, Business Development, Corporate Development & Advertising
Dave Waisglass

Dave Waisglass

Vice President & General Manager, Casual RPG
Becky Ann Hughes

Becky Ann Hughes

Vice President & General Manager
Jerome Collin

Jerome Collin

Vice President & General Manager, Glu Sports
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Glu Mobile Office Locations

Glu Mobile has offices in San Francisco, Burlingame, San Mateo, Toronto and in 1 other location
San Francisco, US (HQ)
875 Howard St #100, San Francisco
Burlingame, US
330 Primrose Rd #306Burlingame
San Mateo, US
2 Waters Park Dr #150
Toronto, CA
200 60 Spadina Ave
Hyderabad, IN
3rd Floor, Western Pearl, Survey No.13 Kondapur Main Road
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Glu Mobile Financials and Metrics

Glu Mobile Revenue

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Glu Mobile's revenue was reported to be $411.38 m in FY, 2019

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Glu Mobile's current market capitalization is $1.6 b.
USDQ2, 2011

Financial Leverage

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Glu Mobile Operating Metrics

Glu Mobile's Daily Active Users was reported to be 4.2 m in Q1, 2017. Glu Mobile's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 32.8 m in Q1, 2017.
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7 m5.30 m7.20 m7.20 m6 m6.10 m5.50 m5.10 m4.90 m4.10 m3.50 m4.40 m4.20 m

Monthly Active Users

64.50 m51.90 m60.30 m62.60 m54.60 m59.60 m53 m49.40 m42.40 m35.80 m29.60 m35.90 m32.80 m

Cumulative Installs

711.90 m772.10 m879.80 m969.20 m1.04 b1.13 b1.21 b1.29 b1.36 b1.42 b1.48 b1.54 b1.61 b


70.50 m56.40 m59.60 m60.40 m70.80 m
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Glu Mobile Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Plain VanillaDecember 22, 2016$1.20 m
CrowdStarNovember 03, 2016

Glu Mobile Cybersecurity Score

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Glu Mobile Revenue Breakdown

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Glu Mobile revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 74.3% from United States of America, 12.1% from EMEA, 9.1% from APAC and 4.5% from Other

Glu Mobile Online and Social Media Presence

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Glu Mobile News and Updates

Glu Mobile debuts Disney Sorcerer’s Arena mobile game

Publisher Glu Mobile has launched its Disney Sorcerer’s Arena mobile game on iOS and Android as Disney tests its new game strategy.

Lifshitz & Miller LLP Announces Investigation of Alcentra Capital Corporation, Carbonite, Inc., Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc., Glu Mobile Inc., Green Dot Corporation, Navigant Consulting, Inc., Two River Bancorp, and Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc.

NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alcentra Capital Corporation (ABDC) Lifshitz & Miller announces investigation into possible breach of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of Alcentra to Crescent Capital BDC, Inc. If you are an ABDC investor, and would like additional...

Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Glu Mobile Inc. (GLUU)

NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Glu Mobile Inc. ("Glu" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: GLUU). Investors who purchased Glu stock are encouraged to obtain additional...

Glu Mobile stock plunges more than 20% after guidance is slashed

Glu Mobile Inc. shares dropped more than 20% in after-hours trading Thursday, after the mobile-game publisher slashed its annual forecast. Glu reported net income of $2.5 million, or 2 cents a share, on sales of $95.5 million, up from $90.2 million. Glu reported bookings, a more inclusive revenue m…

Global Mobile Gaming Market 2018 Survey and Value Increase in Global Market by focusing on Top Key Operating Vendors like Gameloft, EA, and Glu Mobile and Forecast till 2022

This report covers Mobile Gaming market from the bottom line, starting from its definition. Later, it segments the market on various criteria to give a depth of understanding on the various product types and pricing structures and applications. Each and every segment is examined carefully by factor…
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Glu Mobile Blogs

West Elm Launches a Shoppable Apartment – it’s Also an Online Game (and a reality show)

The post West Elm Launches a Shoppable Apartment – it’s Also an Online Game (and a reality show) appeared first on Glu.

5 Diner DASH Adventures Tips & Tricks You Need to Know

The post 5 Diner DASH Adventures Tips & Tricks You Need to Know appeared first on Glu.

Covet Fashion & Disney Weddings: Design Digital Disney Bridal Looks for Your Wedding Event

The post Covet Fashion & Disney Weddings: Design Digital Disney Bridal Looks for Your Wedding Event appeared first on Glu.
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Glu Mobile Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Glu Mobile founded?

    Glu Mobile was founded in 2001.

  • Who are Glu Mobile key executives?

    Glu Mobile's key executives are Nick Earl, Eric Ludwig and Chris Akhavan.

  • How many employees does Glu Mobile have?

    Glu Mobile has 659 employees.

  • What is Glu Mobile revenue?

    Latest Glu Mobile annual revenue is $411.4 m.

  • What is Glu Mobile revenue per employee?

    Latest Glu Mobile revenue per employee is $624.3 k.

  • Who are Glu Mobile competitors?

    Competitors of Glu Mobile include Niantic, King.com and DoubleDown Interactive.

  • Where is Glu Mobile headquarters?

    Glu Mobile headquarters is located at 875 Howard St #100, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Glu Mobile offices?

    Glu Mobile has offices in San Francisco, Burlingame, San Mateo, Toronto and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Glu Mobile have?

    Glu Mobile has 5 offices.