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Managed Insourcing

Don’t outsource your product vision... an in-house team with a plug n' play solution

Sibyl Teams makes it cost-effective and simple to open your own studio with the best talent from one of the top emergent game development locations.

The Sibyl Teams Mission...

Sibyl Teams empowers games studios to tap into Vietnam's expansive and cost-effective pool of game development talent. Sibyl Teams strip away all of the complexity from setting up your own overseas offices through their full-stack services.

  • Building Your Team
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    Sibyl Teams sources and screens Vietnam’s top talent game dev to your specifications, and in line with your culture and values, including any relevant Art or Programming tests.

    You make the final hiring decisions, giving you total control with none of the ground work.

  • Your Studio
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    Your new team will be hired as full-time employees with a full pension, bonuses and insurance all included in the price per team member.

    Your team will enjoy a great city-centre studio location in a modern and managed building, with scenic views, arranged, rented and managed by Sibyl Teams.

  • Legal & Taxation
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    Sibyl Teams maintain a fully compliant legal entity and handle all the relevant and required taxes.

    Providing you with total peace of mind, and the simplicity of single monthly bill from a trusted partner.

  • Operations
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    Sibyl Teams handle all day to day local operations in HR, Finance, IT, Legal etc.

    Leaving you and your new team to focus solely on building great assets and games your player base will love.

Advantages of Managed Insourcing with Sibyl Teams...

  • Up to 67% more cost-effective than Europe.

  • Ho Chi Minh City has a large and growing word-class technical and creative talent pool.

  • The team assembled is your team, insourcing rather than outsourcing means your staff, working to your standards and immersed in your culture.

  • You manage the team's work, without having to worry about back-office services or support.

  • Build for the long-term; contracts include transfer options to go direct.

  • You'll be working with a trusted partner in Sibyl Teams, contract directly with their Singapore Global HQ.

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​​Client Testimonials

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arcadeXR - CEO - Shannon Perell

“I am delighted to share my experience partnering with Sibyl to build our new team in Vietnam. From the very beginning, the Sibyl team has been incredibly supportive, providing the guidance and expertise that's been critical to the successful launch of our new studio.

Their professionalism, attention to detail, and commitment to excellence is evident in everything they do. They have gone above and beyond to ensure that our partnership is a success, and I am grateful for their hard work and dedication.

I highly recommend Sibyl to anyone looking to expand their team into Vietnam.”

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Trailblazer Games - Art Director - Peter Söderbaum

"I would gladly recommend Sibyl for anyone looking to start or grow a team in Vietnam. They have been incredibly attentive to our needs and helped us assemble a high performing art department in record time.

They expertly navigated the local business landscape to ensure we had everything we needed, finding great talent for us and providing expert guidance and support along the way.

The whole process was smooth and enjoyable and I would recommend Sibyl in a heartbeat for anyone looking to tap into the amazing talent pool in Vietnam and create an amazing team at a fraction of the cost."


The vision behind Sibyl Teams​

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CEO - Theo Sanders

Theo is a veteran of the games industry, having worked at Razor, Blizzard and Ubisoft through their periods of rapid growth and key projects like World of Warcraft, before transitioning into senior management roles in the Technology and Entertainment Industries providing strategy, consulting and managed insourced solutions.


Contact us to find out more about Managed Insourcing

The Aardvark Swift story so far...

  • Management Buyout
  • 2022

    Management Buyout

    ​Following sustained success and growth Ian Goodall increased the shareholding of Recruitment Director, Simon Hope and brought Operations Manager, Glenn Spenceley and Recruitment Lead, Chris Mellor on to the board of Directors following significant contributions to our success.

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