Jason Kingsley (businessman)

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Jason Kingsley

Born
Jonathon Jason Kingsley

1964 (age 54–55)
NationalityBritish
OccupationExecutive
Known forCEO of video game developer Rebellion

Jonathon Jason Kingsley OBE (born December 1964) is the co-founder and CEO of video game developer Rebellion. He established the company in 1992 with his brother Chris.[1] Kingsley is also the chairman of The Independent Game Developers' Association (TIGA).[2] In 2012, he was awarded an OBE.[3]

Kingsley was born in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire. He attended Loughborough Grammar School and then Wyggeston and Queen Elizabeth I College. He read zoology at St John's College, Oxford.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kingsley, Jason (10 March 2016). "Secrets of my success: Jason Kingsley OBE, founder of games developer Rebellion". London Evening Standard. Retrieved 22 March 2017.
  2. ^ "TIGA chairman Jason Kingsley award an OBE". TIGA. 16 June 2012. Retrieved 22 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Queen's birthday honours list 2012: OBE". The Guardian. 15 June 2012. Retrieved 22 March 2017.
  4. ^ Graham, Natalie (12 September 2015). "My First Million — Jason Kingsley". Financial Times. Retrieved 22 March 2017.