Yggdrasil welcomes Björn Krantz as new CEO!

Yggdrasila renowned casino software provider, announced a change in its team after welcoming another iGaming veteran.

This well-known giant is backed by a team of iGaming experts, thanks to which it has so far ensured many successes, including the launch of premium slots, as well as securing several collaborations that have contributed to the further expansion of the brand.

The new addition to your team will fulfill their role as CEO and will certainly bring something new to the company!

Appointment of a veteran to a key position!

Yggdrasil said goodbye to his longtime colleague, Bjorn Krantz, after stepping down as CEO. Immediately thereafter, however, the company introduced and welcomed its successor James Curwen becomes the new CEO.

Krantz was the respected CEO of this team for 18 months and is officially fired October 1. He first came to Yggdrasil in January 2020, after that we saw him as Head of the publishing department and also as Head of Global Marketing Operations. Although it was a very successful deal, it is now over.

Curwenhowever, is another iGaming veteran to hold the title OPAP Online Director in the last two years. He also has a wealth of experience including his work as a CEO of Golden Rock Studios and the title of Game director at Superbet.

If you thought that was it, let’s take a closer look at his resume!

Curwen was also part of the team William Hillwhere he held senior positions such as Product manager for gamesand his career blossomed Random Games Limited UK and Ladbrokes.

The provider’s president, Itai Frieberger, stated: “The Board is pleased to announce that James Curwen has agreed to join us as the new CEO of Yggdrasil. We believe he has the skills and experience to take the company to new heights.”

Frieberger also thanked Krantz, who left the post. said: “On behalf of the Board, I would like to express our gratitude to Björn for his hard work and dedication over the past four years at Yggdrasil.”

Krantz also added: “From day one, my work with Yggdrasil has been transformational, and as the company moves into the next phase of its global evolution, it’s time for me to hand over the reins. James Curwen is an industry veteran; He will bring invaluable experience and leadership to the company as it enters the next phase of driving sustained and profitable growth. It’s your time to take the lead.

Spring: “Yggdrasil appoints Curwen to succeed outgoing CEO Krantz“. iGaming Business. August 22, 2023

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