As Head of Beano Studios Scotland, Mike Stirling has undertaken a creative and commercial role that means heading up all things Beano in Scotland.

Prior to this switch, he was Editor-in-Chief of The Beano comic, a role he described as the “ultimate” job where he helped to establish The Beano as the number one Christmas Annual and grow the subscriber base by over 480%

Whilst Editor-In-Chief, Stirling successfully oversaw the launch of DC Thomson titles WWE Kids and 110% Gaming, and worked on the BAFTA nominated international TV series, Dennis & Gnasher.