LeoVegas appoints Jarl Modén as Chief Product Officer

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The CPO role was established in LeoVegas’ quarterly report for Q3, 2017. Jarl Modén was acting CPO for a transitional period, whilst LeoVegas ran an evaluation process. The company has decided to appoint Jarl to permanent CPO. Jarl is now part of the LeoVegas management team.

 Jarl Modén, CPO, comments: “Ever since I started with LeoVegas, I’ve always been extremely impressed and inspired by the amazing growth and drive of my colleagues in developing the best mobile gaming experience in the market. I look very much forward to work in my new role as CPO and will continue to build the leading product organization in the industry and accelerate our product innovation further.”

 Jarl Modén has worked in the gaming industry as well as with online marketing since 2002, at companies such as Ladbrokes, Entraction and IGT. Since 2007, Jarl’s focus has been on product development with positions such as Head of Turnkey – Product Management and Head of Platforms. Jarl has been employed by LeoVegas since 2014 and his previous position was Head of Product.

Gustaf Hagman, Group CEO, LeoVegas, comments: “It felt natural that Jarl should be the one to shoulder the responsibility as our new CPO. He is the perfect individual to continue to build our product organization, which together with our tech organisation, accounts for a quarter of LeoVegas’ workforce. Jarl is also a person who represents our corporate culture in an exemplary manner and I look forward to see what he and his team will be able to achieve in the future.”