FunPlus, one of the world-class, independent game developers and publishers headquartered in Switzerland announces that they hired Eleanor Twilton Ben Youssef as Global Head of PR & Comms. Twilton, who has worked in one of the well-established and world’s most successful game studios such as Ubisoft, continues her career at FunPlus.
Twilton will be responsible for implementing FunPlus’ global external and internal communications strategies, including public relations, corporate and employer brand communications, events, and CSR initiatives.
You can find the related press release below.
FunPlus Senior Leadership team welcomes Eleanor Twilton Ben Youssef as Global Head of PR & Comms
Greater Zurich Area, Switzerland — August 18, 2021 — Today, FunPlus, a leading independent mobile game developer and publisher, announced that Eleanor Twilton Ben Youssef has been appointed as Global Head of PR & Comms for the Switzerland-based company. Reporting to Chief Business Officer Chris Petrovic, Twilton will be responsible for implementing FunPlus’ global external and internal communications strategies, including public relations, corporate and employer brand communications, events, and CSR initiatives.
“Eleanor’s expertise and industry know-how are exactly what we’ve been looking for as FunPlus moves to the forefront of conversations about industry leaders,” said Petrovic. “As we look to grow our games and amplify the impact they already have, we couldn’t be in better hands.”
“I am thrilled to be joining FunPlus and its growing team of senior leaders”, said Twilton. “I have been inspired and impressed by FunPlus’ culture, ambition, and its talented teams and engaged communities. I am looking forward to supporting the company’s vision and continuing efforts to become not only the best among gaming companies but the best in the broader interactive entertainment space.”
With more than a decade of experience managing comms for Ubisoft, one of the biggest game developers/publishers in the world, Twilton will enhance FunPlus’ publicity efforts as the company continues to produce and elevate hugely successful games like State of Survival and King of Avalon while providing a work experience that attracts talent from the extremely competitive games and tech industry.