Wednesday 9 March  |  2pm - 4pm | Online

Sumo Digital: Talent and recruitment

The global games giant send their heavyweights in talent and recruitment to take your questions and share advice on how to make it in the competitive games industry.


Kieran Holland (Talent Acquisition Manager)

Husband to one, dad to two and leader to the fantastic recruitment team members across the Sumo Group studios in Canada, UK, Poland and India.

Having spent too long leading recruitment teams at multinational companies like Amazon and BP, the move into gaming was made in 2019. Since then Holland’s managed and grown the talent acquisition function, supporting Sumo’s headcount and studio growth globally.

Craig Charsley (Recruiter)

New to the team at Sumo, Charsley formerly worked in games development with an Audio Production Studio.

Charsley’s responsible for Code/Programmer recruitment for a number of Sumo studios including Sheffield, Warrington, Red Kite Games and The Chinese Room, and has years’ experience in recruitment with a great understanding of what it takes to break into the games industry fresh from uni.

IMPORTANT: Sign-ups are only valid with your Confetti or NTU student email address. Compulsory group students do not need to book.

COMPULSORY GROUPS: T213 and Y213 to attend online.

This session will take place online via Zoom.