Sheffield video game maker adds partnership director to team

Sheffield video game maker adds partnership director to team
Kristen Whittle

Sheffield indie video game maker, Sumo Digital, has welcomed Kristen Whittle as Partnerships Director.

Ms Whittle joins the Business Development team. She has spent over twenty years in the video games industry working for companies including Telstar and Sony PlayStation.

Having worked with many AAA and independent studios in service/post-production roles she brings a wealth of experience and management skills to Sumo.

“A strategic focus within the Business Development team, Kirstin will be identifying and aligning the business needs of Sumo Studios and valued Partners,” said Dean Trotman, Commercial Director of Sumo Digital, part of Sumo Group plc.

Ms Whittle added: “I’ve followed and admired Sumo Digital for many years, so to now be part of such a talented and progressive group of studios is amazing.”