Patrick Moberg

Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer

Patrick is a designer/developer and illustrator.  Co-founder of Dots and sole creator of the company's first game, Patrick was formerly co-founder of Tapestry, and early an engineer at Vimeo.  Patrick published a book, Lessons From A Dog.

Nir Efrat


Nir is the President of Dots, a NY based game studio, and the maker of hit games Dots, Two Dots and Dots & Co.

Prior to moving to NY, Nir was the Head of Franchises and Studios at King- the creator of Candy Crush, where he was leading massive franchises like Farm Heroes Saga, Bubble Witch Saga and Pet Rescue Saga. He oversaw King's game studios in London, Barcelona, Seattle, Berlin and Shanghai. 

Nir has a Computers Sciences degree from Tel Aviv university, and an Executive MBA from Kellogg, Northwestern University. 

Paul Murphy

Co-founder & Executive Director

Paul is the co-founder and CEO of Dots, an art-inspired mobile gaming studio.  Prior to Dots, Paul helped start and fund a handful of successful startups as a partner at betaworks, including Giphy, Bloglovin, Blend, Poncho and Upclose. Prior to betaworks, Paul helped lead Aviary’s pivot to a mobile photo editing platform as their COO, which was ultimately acquired by Adobe.  Before Aviary, he was chief of staff for the President of Microsoft's Business Division. He holds a Computer Engineering degree from Virginia Tech and an MBA from IE Business School in Madrid.