Nitro Games announces changes in management
Jussi Immonen will join as COO, and CMO Mikko Kähärä will leave the company.
Nitro Games Oyj announced that industry veteran Jussi Immonen joins the company as COO. Immonen has more than 15 years of experience in marketing and management positions from companies like Rovio, Nokia, RealNetworks, Mr. Goodliving and Chat-Republic Games. In his position as General Manager, Head of Rovio Stars Studio at Rovio Entertainment, Immonen was responsible for Rovio Stars publishing business and games business of externally produced titles.
Nitro Games is currently re-structuring its marketing functions. As part of the re-structuring, CMO Mikko Kähärä leaves the company for personal reasons with immediate effect.
Jussi Immonen will also join the Management Board of Nitro Games.
“I’m happy to welcome Jussi Immonen to join our story. With these changes in our management, I’m positive we’re bringing our capabilities to a new level, especially in self-publishing. During last five years Immonen has been launching and operating more than ten free-to-play games, and this brings a ton of valuable experience for us. I’m also positive that what we’ve built so far is a good basis for him to continue working on.” says Jussi Tähtinen, CEO & Co-Founder, Nitro Games Oyj.
For more information:
Jussi Tähtinen, CEO
Phone: +358 44 388 1071
Sverker Littorin, Board member, IR Advisor
Phone: +46 70 875 53 09
This company announcement contains information that Nitro Games Oyj is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication by aforementioned contact person on 5 April 2018 at 09:45 (EEST).
Nitro Games in brief:
Nitro Games is a free-to-play mobile game developer and publisher with a decade of experience in developing games for the mid-core user segment, mostly focusing on the genre of strategy games. The Company focuses on producing games with high production value and high revenue potential for smartphones and tablets. With Nitro Games’ powerful NG Platform and NG MVP-process, the Company is able to do market validation with new game prototypes after only a week of development. Historically, Nitro Games has developed games such as East India Company, Commander: Conquest of the Americas, Pirates of Black Cove and Raids of Glory. Nitro Games’ shares are listed on Nasdaq First North Stockholm with the ticker NITRO, and the company’s Certified Adviser is Augment Partners AB, phone: +46 8 505 651 72. www.nitrogames.com