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Cartamundi appoints Dan King as UK general manager

Published on: 2nd October 2017

 Dan will be responsible for sales and marketing of Cartamundi’s three UK business unit activities.

The three Cartamundi business unit activities are Consumer Products, which includes the playing card and card game ranges Royal Flush, Shuffle, and the brand new educational range Fundels; Games Manufacturing Services, which provides a world class, card games and board games manufacturing service to the worlds games publishers and Promotional Services, which takes all of Cartamundi’s retail & manufacturing experience to make innovative and class leading promotional products using gamification.

Commenting on his appointment, former Mattel and Tomy executive Dan told Toy World: “I am delighted and proud to be joining Cartamundi as it’s the undisputed world leader in its field. The games and puzzle market is booming and through many successful partnerships Cartamundi is continuing to drive this growth. We have some really exciting innovation across all business units; from the award winning Fundels & Shuffle ranges in Consumer products to the revolutionary My Cards in promotional services. We will also be announcing ground-breaking developments in games manufacturing at Essen Speil on the 26th October at 5pm.”

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Paul Roberts, chief strategy officer, added: “We welcome Dan to the Cartamundi family and we all really look forward to working with him in this dynamic growing arena. Dan brings a wealth of experience which will complement an already fantastic UK team, and will help us with our purpose of ‘Sharing the magic of playing together.’”

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