Careen Yapp to focus on acquisition of new partners

Cloud gaming outfit Gaikai has appointed Konami’s digital entertainment VP of acquisitions and franchise development as its new VP of business development.
In her new role, Careen Yapp will be responsible for supporting business development activities, including the acquisition of new partners and content properties for future cloud services offered by Sony.

As well as working at Konami, Yapp has previously worked at companies such as D3Publisher and THQ.
Yapp also currently serves as a board member for the Electronic Software Association and for the Game Connection advisory board.
“I could not be more excited to join Gaikai,” said Yapp.