Stink Studios has promoted James Britton to Global Managing Director as Chief Executive Mark Pytlik resigns.

James Britton, MD of Stink Studios Europe has been promoted to Global Managing Director. CEO Mark Pytlik has resigned to pursue other opportunities.

Reporting into Stinks Global Chief Executive, James Morris, Britton will be tasked with working across the network and helping further develop the company’s offer as a full-service creative studio in film, technology and content to ambitious modern brands especially in technology, fashion and entertainment.

Britton joined Stink Studios, which was then known as Stinkdigital, in 2011 as an executive producer from AKQA. He became MD of Europe in 2014.

Pytlik, who has been with Stink since 2007, will remain a company shareholder and advisor to the board.