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DAVE RANYARD
CEO

Former Director of Sony’s London Studio, Dave founded DRi 4 years ago with an ambition to tear down the barriers between people and play. Dave is a 20+ year games industry veteran, with a past life as a signed musician, and a PhD in Artificial Intelligence.

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RICHARD BATES
CTO

As the Technical Director of $1B franchise, SingStar, Richard built the genre-defining karaoke scoring technology from scratch.

An architect of complex online tech platforms, Richard is behind DRi’s sophisticated technology base.

Management 

Product 

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MASAMI KOCHI
Head of Art

Masami is the creative visionary behind DRi’s unique art styles, and some of Sony and Konami’s most innovative games of the last 20 years.

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KEVIN MASON
Head of Design

Kevin is a vastly experienced design director. He led the creative team behind SingStar, and has been integral to other original games including Sony’s fastest-selling VR title, VR Worlds.

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ALI DURRANT
Lead Producer

Ali Durrant heads up Production at DRi, leaning on her 20 years of game development experience. She led the European Production team on PlayStation Home, designed eSports events for Riot Games, and organised teams who created games, interactive, AR and VR experiences at companies such as XBox, LEGO and nDreams.

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PAMINA BOU
Partnerships & IR

Commercial