Activision Blizzard President and COO Daniel Alegre Retires


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Daniel Alegre, President and COO of Activision Blizzard, is leaving his job at the entertainment company to become CEO of an NFT company, Yuga Labs, responsible for the Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT Collection, effective March 31. 2023.

Daniel Alegre served as President and COO of Activision Blizzard for the longest period (nearly three years) until March 31, 2023, when he will take on a new role at Yuga Labs and become Chief Operating Officer. management of the company which world with NFTs from the Bored Ape Yacht Club collection. According to the authors of GamesIndustry.biz, this is apparent from a letter to the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Alegre came to Activision Blizzard from Google in 2020 and faced various internal issues and lawsuits against the development studio and publishing house during his creative time. Most of them still remember most vividly Complaints of sexism from various state authorities to be. Just as often, headlines about issues at Activision Blizzard and its affiliates focused on equal pay, gaslighting and union formation, or management efforts to prevent unions from forming. . On GamesIndustry.biz you will find a clear summary of important topics. It is not yet known who will take Alegre’s position at Activision Blizzard.

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