Games Skills Council

The Games Skills Council exists to ensure that the UK computer games industry has the right people, with the right skills, in the right place, at the right time, so that the UK continues to be one of the best places to make games in the world.

The members of the council provide leadership and guidance for the Skills Investment Fund and define the priority skills needs for the UK games industry.


Giselle Stewart (Chair), General Manager, Reflections, an Ubisoft Studio

Chris Kingsley (Deputy Chair), COO, Rebellion 

Darren Adams, Managing Director, ChaosTrent

Grant Alexander, Commercial Director, Beartrap Games

Lizi Attwood, Technical Director, Mars on a Stick

Kim Blake, Kim Blake Consulting

Nick Brown, CEO, Boss Level Games

Kristen Bufalino, Senior Director HR - Europe, Activision Blizzard

Karl Hilton, Managing Director, Crytek UK

Andrew Oliver, Chief Operating Officer, Radiant World

Ella Romanos, Commercial Director, Strike GameLabs

Charlie Skilbeck, Developer Account Manager: Xbox and Games for Windows, Microsoft

Maria Stukoff, Head of Academic Development, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

Richard Wilson, Chief Executive, TIGA

Daniel Wood, COO, UKIE


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