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Paul Durrant

Paul Durrant
Director of UK Games Talent and Finance CIC

UK Games Fund: Round 3

November 1, 2016 — Media, broadband and creative industries

Director of UK Games Talent and Finance CIC

At UK Games Talent and Finance Community Interest Company we’ve been busy supporting a UK-wide community of independent games developers. With the UK Government funding announced last October we’ve established the UK Games Fund and the Tranzfuser graduate talent competition.The UK Games Fund has proved phenomenally popular with over 350 applications from games development teams…

A turning point for talent

February 23, 2011 — Media, broadband and creative industries

Director of UK Games Talent and Finance CIC

Paul Durrant, Director of Business Development at the University of Abertay Dundee – an institution recently higlighted in an industry report as a leading light in computer games education – celebrates the 20th anniversary of the seminal computer game Lemmings and describes the university’s efforts to ensure the next generation of game developers have the…