Ebba Ljungerud resigns from his position and leaves the former CEO of the company in command without further explanation.
A dead king, put king. Paradox Interactive, responsible for games like Crusader Kings 3 and that Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 that never comes, change CEO due to the differences between his previous leader and the direction of the company. Ebba Ljungerud He leaves the position after three years at the helm, but will remain with the company temporarily to help his successor with the transition.
At the moment, more specific details about the departure of the CEO of Paradox and their reasons, where the company explains only that it is due to the following: “differences of opinion with the strategy of the company going forward. “Ljungerud’s successor will be Fredrik Wester who, curiously, was the CEO of Paradox until 2018, when Ebba Ljungerud herself replaced him in the position.
His departure is due to ‘differences’ about the company’s strategyWester remained at Paradox during the former CEO’s tenure as chief executive officer of the board. For her part, Ljungerud was a non-executive director of the Paradox board for 4 years before rising as CEO in 2018. Through her personal account from Twitter, Ljungerud comment the following: “thanks to Fredrik Wester, Paradox Interactive and to all of our incredible players over the years, I look forward to all the great news to come for the company and its games. “
For its part, Håkan Sjunnesson, the new chairman of the board, comments that “Ebba has done a fantastic job as CEO of Paradox […] We are sorry you decided to resign, but we wish you well on all his future adventures. ”Again, Ljungerud will remain with the company temporarily before leaving, while the transition takes place.
The last major Paradox release was Crusader Kings 3 just a year ago, with over 1 million games sold in its first quarter. If you have not yet tried the latest grand strategy proposal from this company, here is the analysis of Crusader Kings 3.
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