Wayne is currently the Head of Gaming Partnerships Manager at War Child UK having spent the last 3 ½ years building the gaming partnerships proposition, team & gaming strategy in an effort to raise vital funds to support to the most vulnerable children whose lives, families and communities have been torn apart by war.
Working across the entire gaming sector with studios such as Wargaming.net, Bethesda Game Studios, Creative Assembly, Sports Interactive, Facebook, Bandai-Namco Europe, 2K, 11 bit studios, and more, Wayne has overseen & grown multiple gaming activations including RE-PLAY, Day of the Girl and the multi-award-winning Armistice.
Before moving to War Child, Wayne previously worked as the EMEA Brand Partnerships & Advertising Manager at Rovio (Angry Birds), managing clients including Hasbro, Pepsico, P&G and Sky and before that, as the EMEA Advertising Manager at King (Candy Crush Saga) working with Unilever, Universal Music & Reckitt Benckiser.
Why I am judging these awards
I’m grateful for the team at The Drum Social Awards to invite me to join the panel as it’s a great opportunity to highlight the positive & life-changing collaborative work that is happening across multiple sectors.