Kalypso Announce second addition to UK Management Team

Kalypso Media are please to announce their next high-profile recruit, Charlie Barrett, the experienced and well-liked Industry character will begin his career with Kalypso Media on 1st September 2008.

Charlie will take on the mantel of Global Business Development Director for Kalypso, seeking out new publishing and partnership opportunities worldwide to continue their progressive plan for expansion following their recent success with Top ten PC title "Sins of a Solar Empire".

Charlie commented " I am delighted to be joining Kalypso at such an exciting time for the company and feel that I can make a solid contribution to help move the company forward. It's great also to be joining Andy Johnson and I'm sure we'll make a great partnership."

Simon Hellwig, Managing Director of Kalypso Media GmbH added " Charlie is a great choice for us, we feel he can bring new vision and vigor to the company and will fit well with the model we have. Both Andy and Charlie will be actively seeking out new products on all platforms and all genres and we are very confident that they will deliver."

Contact Details:

Charlie.barrett@kalypsomedia.com direct line: +44 01344 382168

andrew.johnson@kalypsomedia.com direct line: +44 01344 382166

About Kalypso Media

Specialise in the publishing of interactive media– primarily computer games - Kalypso Media was founded in summer 2006 by industry veterans Simon Hellwig and Stefan Marcinek. A year later, the sister company Kalypso Media UK Ltd. was opened in England and is now led by Andrew Johnson and Charlie Barrett, two experienced members of the Kalypso Media Group management team.


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