Head of Fast Forward

Nikolai Shapovalov is acting CEO of Fast Forward studio.

He has been working in the video games industry since 2014. Before going into gaming, Nikolai designed real-life urban quests. In 2014, he began his career in gaming as a web game designer and later moved to the mobile games market.

Nikolai joined Fast Forward as a game designer in 2017. He was appointed acting head of the studio in March, 2020.

Nikolai Shapovalov graduated from the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics with a degree in Commerce.