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  FUNPLUS APPOINTS DIANNE SCHEPERS AS GENERAL COUNSEL
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05/25/2021
 


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Greater Zurich Area, Switzerland — May 18, 2021 — FunPlus, a leading independent mobile game developer and publisher, today announced that it has recruited industry veteran Dianne Schepers as General Counsel for the company. As a member of the company’s senior leadership team, Schepers will oversee the company’s western market legal operations from its global HQ in Switzerland and provide strategic counsel to the company’s global leaders, studios, and business units.
 

An accomplished corporate, commercial, and M&A attorney, Schepers co-built and currently serves on the Board at various “green swan” tech companies. Over the past several years she has been influential in her work in the Swiss Crypto Valley ecosystem.
 

“Having been fortunate enough to work with global innovators and thought leaders in the Swiss Crypto Valley during my career, I am excited to join yet another innovative company”, said Dianne Schepers.  “I’ve been extremely impressed by the market leadership position that FunPlus has established in the global gaming industry over the last 10 years, and I look forward to contributing to their ongoing growth and success.”
 

Prior to joining the company, Schepers served as COO and General Counsel at Blockhaus Tokenised Ecosystems and Managing Director at Augusta Consulting. Until 2017, she served as European General Counsel for a 4,000 FTE NASDAQ-listed US investment company PRA Group, Manager/Attorney M&A at Andersen Legal and Head of Legal HQ at one of the largest Dutch globally listed ICT firms. Over the past several years she has mainly served the ICT, legal, financial services and the Venture Capital and Private Equity sectors.
 

For more information on FunPlus, visit http://www.FunPlus.com
 

 

 

About FunPlus

Founded in 2010, FunPlus is a world class, independent game developer and publisher headquartered in Switzerland and Singapore with operations in Spain, Sweden, Russia, United States, Japan and China. As an organization that fosters the best creative talent in the world, employing over 1,700, the company has developed and published mobile games that have ranked in the #1 spot in nearly 70 countries, which includes State of Survival, Kings of Avalon and Guns of Glory. FunPlus studios include KingsGroup, Puzala, Seven Games and Imagendary Studios, each with a focus on developing a unique brand of strategy, puzzle and role-playing games, respectively.

The FunPlus brand powers FunPlus Phoenix (FPX), one of the world’s most successful esports organizations.


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Heaven Media for FunPlus

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