Bandai’s Darrell Jones to leave the firm this week

Bandai UK’s marketing director, Darrell Jones is to step down from his role with the company this week.

Jones will be vacating his position from March 31st.

Jones joined the firm in 1990, initially working on the Nintendo video game business.

When Bandai’s distribution agreement finished, he moved across to the toy division, working with Rosie Bayles as the company geared up to launch Power Rangers.

“I’ve worked with so many fantastic people during my 26 years at Bandai and have been very fortunate to be involved with some of the greatest brands – Power Rangers, Ben 10 and Tamagotchi to name a few,” said Jones.

“I am looking forward to taking some time off to relax and spend time with my family before pursuing new challenges. I can be contacted on the following email address: darrelljones@gmx.com.” 

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