Submitted by badman on Thu, 09/27/2012 - 17:31
Splash Damage's Executive Chairman and WarChest CEO Paul Wedgwood has been elected to the Board of UK games industry trade body Ukie. Ukie is dedicated to turning the UK into the best place to develop and publish games, and as a Board member, Paul will help shape what Ukie does for the UK's games industry. The Board also includes SCE MD Fergal Gara, Eidos's Life President Ian Livingstone OBE, and Sports Interactive's Miles Jacobson OBE. Here's what Paul had to say about his appointment:
"I’m absolutely delighted to be appointed to the Ukie Board. UK based developers and publishers are leading the transition to digital distribution and I’m looking forward to helping Ukie shape the UK into the best possible environment for creating digital entertainment."
You can find the full list of Ukie Board Members here, and there's plenty about Ukie 's mission to be had over here. Congratulations, Paul!