Team17 appoint permanent CFO

Team17, the indie videogames maker based in Wakefield, has appointed a permanent Chief Financial Officer.

Mark Crawford has been named as permanent CFO and board director with immediate effect follow an “extensive executive search”.

He first joined the company as interim CFO in November 2019, replacing Jo Jones who left the role for a position with another company.

As interim CFO, Mr Crawford oversaw the company’s 2019 audit, supported the relocation of its new development studio in Wakefield and its acquisition of Yippee Entertainment.

“We are delighted that Mark has agreed to join Team17 on a permanent basis having made such a strong impression throughout his interim period,” said Non-Executive Chairman, Chris Bell.

“The board unanimously agreed that Mark has both the skills and experience required to support Team17’s ongoing growth and strategic ambitions.”