The game developer IO Interactive, is currently working on a new James Band game, has signed an agreement with Wihlborgs for 1,800 square meters at the Erik Menved 37 property on Östergatan 20 in Malmö.
IO Interactive currently has offices in Copenhagen, Barcelona and Malmo. Since the beginning of 2019, IOI Malmö has developed games like Hitman 2 and 3and currently working on the new James Bond game Project 007. The company was nominated for the “Greater Copenhagen Award” at the Malmö Näringslivsgala 2022.
Malmö’s large, innovative video game industry is famous the world over. The city is expected to have 5,000 industry professionals within the next ten years.
“The video game industry in Malmö has grown tremendously. IOI Malmö has been part of this exciting development since we opened our first office in Game Habitat DevHub at the end of 2018. We are delighted to be working with Wihlborgs to establish a new home for IOI Malmö with ample space and superb facilities for our growing team of talented developers,” says Martin Buhl SvanumDirector of Operations at IO Interactive.
“Malmö is incredibly attractive for game developers, and it’s exciting to see the city’s potential to become a capital of the European video game industry. Wihlborgs is following this trend closely and we are delighted to offer an established company such as IO Interactive premises for the and future needs,” says Ulrika HallengrenCEO of Wihlborgs.
Wihlborgs Fastigheter AB (publication)
For more information, please contact:Ulrika HallengrenCEO: +46 40 690 57 95Pierre Olsonregional manager, +46 40 690 57 62
Wihlborgs Fastigheter AB (publ) is a real estate company that focuses on commercial properties in the Öresund region. Its real estate portfolio is located in Malmö, Helsingborg, lund and Copenhagen. In Malmo, lund and Helsingborg, Wihlborgs is the main real estate company. The book value of the company’s buildings amounts to 50.6 billion Swedish crownsrepresenting an annual property rental value of 3.5 billion Swedish crowns.Shares of Wihlborgs are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm’s large cap list.
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