Anton WiegertHead of Outsourcing Guerrilla Games (Sony)
Anton Wiegert is the Head of Outsourcing at Guerrilla Games (Sony), and thus responsible for all external development. With over 15 years of experience in the industry, primarily as a Technical Art Director, he has contributed on some of the world’s largest and most successful AAA franchises; such as Battlefield, Medal of Honor, Need for Speed, and most recently Killzone. After spending 2 years in Shanghai, leading Mirror’s Edge and Battlefield 3’s external teams, he joined Guerrilla Games in late 2011 for a new challenge: To spearhead the art production for Killzone: Shadow Fall – one of the launch titles for the PlayStation 4. He is currently living in Amsterdam, overseeing a lean but highly ambitious outsourcing department.
We asked Anton to answer a few fun questions; his answers might surprise you!
XDS: What’s on the top of your bucket list?
Anton: To one day build a successful company of my own, from the ground up, together with great partners.
XDS: What’s an interesting fact about yourself?
Anton: I always accomplish whatever is on my bucket list – eventually.