Future has appointed Clair Porteous to the role of Head of Entertainment Group where she will be responsible for the publisher’s games and film portfolio.
Porteous was previously Head of Digital Development for the Entertainment Group, after joining Future in January 2011 as Publisher of film brands.
Prior to joining Future, she was Publisher of Nuts at IPC Media and Head of Marketing for men's lifestyle brands including Nuts, Loaded and mousebreaker.com.
“Digital acceleration is at the heart of Future’s strategy for its thriving Entertainment brands,” said Porteous.
“The strength of our pillar brands means we’re building on extremely solid foundations. And – as the last year has shown us – there is tremendous growth potential in the digital space for our games and film properties, online and on mobile devices like iPad.”
In her new role, Porteous will report to Nial Ferguson, Group Publishing Director for Technology & Entertainment.