Wanda Meloni - CEO, Senior Analyst

The founder and president of M2 Research, Wanda Meloni is an industry analyst and market strategist. Wanda has a deep understanding of mobile and social game trends as well as platform and technology implecations for developers.

Wanda has worked with many companies, from large game publishers to mobile game companies and platform providers. She provides artnering introductions and supports developer relations efforts, as well as creates custom analysis, investment strategies, strategic positioning and competitive analysis. Prior to starting M2 Research, Wanda was president at DFC Intelligence, and started her career as a senior analyst at Jon Peddie Associates.

Ms. Meloni holds an MBA in International Business and speaks Italian, French and Spanish. She is a frequent contributor for some of the industry’s top publications and speaks at various trade events. Wanda has been quoted in numerous publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Business Week, USA Today, Entrepreneur, Fortune, Fast Company, London Times, New York Times, SF Chronicle and LA Times.

Ekaterina Kalygina - Research Analyst

Ekaterina has over a decade of experience in developing high impact marketing strategies and programs for the leading technology companies such as VMware, Microsoft and, most recently, Unity Technologies. Originally from Russia, she's been actively involved in US - Russia technology community and served as a head of marketing for American Business Association of Russian Professionals (AmBAR) and its annual technology investment conference Silicon Valley Open Door. She is an active advisor to technology startups and avid sports and travel enthusiast.