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Frank Sagnier assumed the role of Non-Executive Chairman at SuperGears

SuperGears Games, an Istanbul-based mobile game studio, has appointed Frank Sagnier as the Chairman of its Advisory Board, signaling a strategic move to bolster its position in the gaming industry. With a remarkable career spanning over 25 years, Sagnier's role aims to provide invaluable support to SuperGears as it endeavors to realize its visionary plans, particularly in expanding its presence in the racing games category, highlighted by its acclaimed title, Racing Kingdom.

The appointment of Sagnier comes on the heels of SuperGears' successful completion of its first round of investments, led by Cevat Yerli, CEO of The TMRW Foundation and a prominent figure in the video game production landscape. Yerli, who also assumes a position on the Board of Directors, expressed confidence in Sagnier's appointment, citing his extensive knowledge and experience in the gaming industry.

Founders of SuperGears, Yasin and Yakup Demirden, warmly welcomed Sagnier to the team, underscoring his impressive track record and specialized expertise in racing games. Sagnier, renowned for his significant contributions during his tenure at industry giants like Electronic Arts and Codemasters, expressed enthusiasm about joining forces with the talented team at SuperGears.

Frank Sagnier's appointment is hailed as a pivotal moment for the advisory board by Yerli, who highlights the profound impact of Sagnier's insights and leadership on Racing Kingdom's success and SuperGears' ambitious objectives. With his wealth of experience and visionary approach, Sagnier is poised to drive SuperGears towards greater success and contribute to the advancement of the Turkish games ecosystem.

Having held senior roles at leading gaming companies and actively participating in charitable initiatives such as BAFTA Games and "SpecialEffect," Sagnier brings a depth of experience and expertise to his new role at SuperGears Games.

Source: adapted from an article by Baytan Uğur Yem, Author for Mobidictum.

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