Future appoints Kevin Addley as SVP for Games, Ents, Tech & Sport


Future plc, the global platform for specialist media, has appointed Kevin Addley as Senior Vice President Games, Entertainment, Technology and Sport.

Kevin Addley

Addley, who will be joining Future in March 2023, is currently the UK Country Manager at Audible, where he has been since 2012, and in his role he has overseen significant growth in the UK business.

Prior to his current role at Audible, he was VP Marketing and International Operations, responsible for all aspects of revenue growth for the UK business as well as supporting Audible’s expansion across the globe. 

He joined Audible from parent company Amazon, where he was responsible for its primary traffic-driving channels and prior to this he held a number of marketing and business development roles for leading digital organisations.

Zillah Byng-Thorne, CEO of Future, said: “I’m delighted to welcome Kevin as SVP of GETS. Kevin brings a wealth of experience and will help us continue to grow our GETS vertical and deliver the Group’s strategy.”

Kevin said: “I’m thrilled to be joining Future. 

“The heritage and quality of the titles that Future publishes, coupled with the clarity of vision and purpose of the Group, is delivering impressive results and there is huge potential for us to drive further growth.”