SkyMobi (NASDAQ: MOBI) is a leading mobile game publisher, and owner of the Maopao app platform and Zhifuyi mobile billing SDK, in the People’s Republic of China.
SkyMobi has hosted more than 15 billion app downloads since its founding in 2005, and has distributed more than $300 million to its partners.
Hundreds of millions of Chinese smartphone users can access SkyMobi’s published titles through its ever growing network of 100+ leading distribution channels including Qihoo 360, Baidu/91, Xiaomi, China Unicom, China Mobile, and China Telecom.
More importantly, SkyMobi maintains a competitive advantage by owning the Maopao app platform, reaching 160+ million users, 37 million of which are monthly active users. To support SkyMobi’s developer partners, Maopao users test and provide feedback to their titles before being distributed through partner channels.
Maopao gains 450,000 additional users everyday thanks to SkyMobi’s strategic partnerships with 40,000+ China Mobile and China Unicom physical stores and 100+ Chinese OEMs who pre-install Maopao store on mobile handsets.
SkyMobi’s billing SDK is the leading, independent billing platform that allows developers to collect payments from 70 payment services like Alipay and SMS carrier billing. More than 80 million RMB is collected monthly.
SkyMobi was founded by Michael Song in 2005, invested in by Sequoia Capital in 2007, and went public on Nasdaq in 2010.
The company is headquartered in Hangzhou, and has offices in San Francisco, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen.