Green Man Gaming, a global e-commerce technology company in the video games industry, today announced the appointment of Faisal Galaria as a Non-Executive Director and Board Member. Faisal brings extensive experience of working with successful, high growth and market leading technology brands with disruptive digital business models to Green Man Gaming.

Faisal is Chief Strategy and Investments Officer of Gocompare, which recently announced plans to go public as a standalone entrepreneurial digital technology business after de-merging from FTSE 250-listed Esure. He has also successfully led and grown some of the world’s most successful global technology brands including Spotify, Skype and Kayak and has been one of Europe’s leading early stage investors as Venture Partner at Octopus Ventures.

“Paul [Sulyok] and the team have done a great job building a market challenging global technology company with strong foundations and enormous potential. I’m very excited to be joining Green Man Gaming for the next phase of its growth. Having been on the senior executive team and Board of some of the most disruptive companies within the music, telecommunications and price comparison sectors, Green Man Gaming feels like a perfect fit for my skills and experience,” said Faisal Galaria, Non-Executive Board director at Green Man Gaming.

“Faisal’s deep knowledge and expertise of working successfully with some of the biggest internet success stories in the world will be highly valuable to Green Man Gaming just as we’re ramping up our international expansion. We are looking forward to working closely with Faisal on the next phase of Green Man Gaming’s journey to continue and accelerate the growth of the business,” said Paul Sulyok, CEO and Founder at Green Man Gaming.