Our team

Humam Sakhnini

Humam Sakhnini

President

Humam Sakhnini has served as President of King since January 2019, after three years as Chief Financial Officer / Chief Strategy Officer. Humam was previously at Activision Blizzard for six years, where he held the position of Chief Strategy and Talent Officer.

Sebastian Knutsson

Sebastian Knutsson

Chief Creative Officer

Sebastian Knutsson is one of our Founders and has served as our Chief Creative Officer since June 2004 and as our Executive Product Developer from February 2003 to June 2004. Sebastian has more than 18 years of experience in the Internet and games industry. As Chief Creative Officer, he leads the product strategy, games development and service offerings for King. Sebastian has designed more than 100 games for King.

Tjodolf Sommestad

Tjodolf Sommestad

Chief Development Officer

Tjodolf Sommestad has served as our Chief Development Officer since December 2018. Prior to this, Tjodolf held various roles over eight years at King, most recently serving as Senior Vice President for the Candy Crush Franchise and Central Studios. Tjodolf is responsible for King’s Game Studios and Technology teams.

Colin Daly

Colin Daly

Chief People Officer

Colin Daly has served as our Chief People Officer since June 2016 and is responsible for both our Workplace and Human Resources teams.

Riccardo Zacconi

Riccardo Zacconi

Chairman

Riccardo Zacconi is one of our Founders and has served as our Chairman since July 2019, after 16 years as Chief Executive Officer. With over 20 years of experience in strategic management, consulting and e-commerce, Riccardo brings exceptional knowledge and expertise to both the social and casual gaming domains.