Dutch Game Garden is happy to announce that Selma Oors has been appointed as a new board member. Selma’s extensive experience in managing teams as a co-founder and operations manager at several successful game studios, will be of great value to the development of current and new Dutch Game Garden programs.

The board now consists of chairman Peter Laanen and board members Tim Laning and Selma Oors. Maarten Brands and Arthur van Breukelen have stepped down.

Selma is well acquainted with Dutch Game Garden. As one of the founders of Stolen Couch Games, she participated in the DGG incubation program and was part of the Dutch Game Garden office community for several years. Selma started as a game artist and developed her entrepreneurial skills at Stolen Couch Games. She then switched to production at Nixxes, working as a lead producer on Marvel’s Avengers, working together with Crystal Dynamics. Here, she experienced AAA development and helped lead one of the content teams. She is currently the Senior Operations Manager at Twin Suns Corp where she focuses on safeguarding the company’s cultural goals while helping the development team be successful in a sustainable work environment.

Chairman Peter Laanen: “We are very happy to add Selma Oors to the board. With her experience in game design, management, and production in the games industry both at a startup and at AAA games, she can bring many valuable insights.

We are grateful for all the efforts Maarten and Arthur have provided in the past. With their knowledge and networks, they were crucial to the success of Dutch Game Garden at various stages during the 15 years that Dutch Game Garden has been active.”

See all board members here.