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Former Zynga exec Eric Marlow joins Jump Games as VP, Global Studios

Reliance Entertainment Digital’s game
division Jump Games has roped in Eric Marlow as Vice President in charge of
their Global Studios. Eric joins Jump Games from Zynga, where he was an
Executive Producer responsible for leadership and direction of Mafia Wars, one
of their most respected franchises. Marlow has also worked with notable
UK-based developer Kuju Entertainment where he spearheaded their foray into
Asia and led their operations in the Philippines as their President and Head of
Studio.

Reliance Entertainment Digital’s game
division Jump Games has roped in Eric Marlow as Vice President in charge of
their Global Studios. Eric joins Jump Games from Zynga, where he was an
Executive Producer responsible for leadership and direction of Mafia Wars, one
of their most respected franchises. Marlow has also worked with notable
UK-based developer Kuju Entertainment where he spearheaded their foray into
Asia and led their operations in the Philippines as their President and Head of
Studio.

Marlow will oversee the current slate of
development projects underway, chart the company’s growth into new regions, and
expand the product portfolio by enhancing the company’s relationship with 3rd
party developers. Marlow is a veteran when it comes to the game
development.  He has more than 13 years
in the games industry, with additional work in strategy at management
consulting firm Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers).

Manish Agarwal, CEO, Reliance Entertainment
Digital said, “We at Jump Games welcome Eric on board.  He has uniquely distinguished himself as one
of a handful of videogame executives with true multi-regional experience. His
knowledge of the industry will be critical for us to develop world class
products and tap the mobile gaming opportunities worldwide.  With his addition to the team, we are confident
of adding many more games to the current lists of successes which Jump has seen
in last 18 months e.g. Real Steel, F1 2011, etc.”

Eric Marlow said, “I am honored to be a part of
Jump Games.  Enhancing their global
presence is a great opportunity, and I am particularly interested with their
association with Reliance Entertainment and their fantastic IP.  I am looking forward to the great games that
will result.”

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