Starbreeze Mikael Nermark resigns as CEO due to personal reasons
October 26, 2020 | 22:15 CEST
Mikael Nermark has resigned as CEO of Starbreeze AB with immediate effect due to personal reasons. The Board of Directors has decided to appoint Tobias Sjögren as acting CEO and to initiate a search process.
"I would like to thank Mikael for his efforts during many years at Starbreeze. Mikael has had a big role in the company's development and today Starbreeze stands stronger with a full focus on PAYDAY " says Torgny Hellström, Chairman of the Board
Tobias Sjögren is today a member of Starbreeze Board of Directors and has extensive background in the gaming industry. Among previous positions, Sjögren was DICE's Studio Manager in Stockholm when the first edition of Battlefield was launched. Other previous assignments also include EVP Business Development at Paradox and CEO of its subsidiary White Wolf.