Mobile games company FunPlus has named Jeremy Horn as vice president and chief innovation officer.
Horn joins FunPlus from free-to-play mobile game company Jam City, where he served as vice president of business strategy and oversaw the studio’s content and business strategies.
Prior to Jam City, Horn held various positions in the video game industry, including producer at Ubisoft and Gameloft, and general manager of TinyCo, a subsidiary of Jam City. Horn has contributed highly profitable mobile titles based on popular IPs including Family Guy, Harry Potter, Marvel’s Avengers, and more.
As Vice President and Head of Innovation at FunPlus, Horn will be responsible for exploring new markets and platforms.
Explore new directions
“Jeremy’s knowledge and experience will undoubtedly drive the future of FunPlus and the mobile gaming industry,” said Chris Petrovic, Chief Commercial Officer of FunPlus.
“There is enormous potential and avenues to explore in new emerging markets, increasingly broad platforms and gaming destinations. We are excited to continue shaping that future with Jeremy’s expertise.”
Throughout 2021, FunPlus has made a series of crucial strategic hires, including the hiring of Alba Rodríguez Embid as Chief Growth Officer and the appointment of former Facebook Gaming Director Bob Slinn in as Vice President of Business Development.