Duncan Orrell-Jones takes the newly created position of senior vice president of Network Business
Nintendo has shown that it means business with its expansion into the online market on 3DS and Wii U, having announced the hiring of a new senior vice president of Network Business.
Duncan Orrell-Jones will take on the newly created position and spearhead the development and evolution of Nintendo of America's digital strategy for 3DS and Wii U.
Orrell-Jones will report to Nintendo of America President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime.
"Duncan Orrell-Jones brings knowledge and hands-on experience to Nintendo that will help us develop and implement long-term digital initiatives for our systems," Fils-Aime said. "By creating this new position we're demonstrating our commitment to the expansion of our online business, and Duncan is the perfect person for the job."
Orrell-Jones comes to Nintendo from The Walt Disney Company, most recently as senior vice president in the Disney Interactive Media Group.