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.
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.
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.
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 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.