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Rovio Entertainment Corporation, creator of the Angry Birds franchise, has appointed Andy Musset as head of the studio. He will take up this role immediately. Musset will also become a member of Rovio’s management team.

Andy Muss joined Rovio in 2020 as studio head of Rovio Stockholm. The Stockholm-based studio consists of a team of 80 people responsible for Angry Birds 2 as well as new game development projects. As head of the studio, all Rovio game studios in Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Canada will report to Muesse.

“Creating joy is hard work. We want our studios to get more support in the development and implementation of the game portfolio roadmap, think about their line of games and work together to create successful games that will delight players for years to come. Andy’s deep understanding of the product, market knowledge and strategic thinking will help our studios thrive and also take our business to the next level,” says Rovio CEO Alexandre Pelletier-Normand.

“I’ve had the privilege of working with talented Rovians in Stockholm in recent years and I’m thrilled to be able to work more closely with even more passionate people in our studios in the future. This is an exciting time for Rovio as we pursue an ambitious strategy and I am equally thrilled to be able to contribute to the growth and future of this company,” says Andy Musset.

Additional Information
Rene Lindell, Chief Financial Officer
Media phone: +358 40 485 8985
RovioIR@rovio.com

About Rovio

Rovio Entertainment Corporation is a global mobile gaming company that creates, develops and publishes mobile games that have been downloaded over 5 billion times. Rovio is best known for the global Angry Birds brand, which started as a popular mobile game in 2009 and has since evolved from games to various entertainment, animation and consumer products under brand licensing. Rovio released Angry Birds Movie (2016) and its sequel Angry Birds Movie 2 was released in 2019. The company offers several mobile games and has seven game studios – two in Espoo, Finland and one in Stockholm (Sweden). ), Copenhagen (Denmark), Montreal and Toronto (Canada). Studios also has a subsidiary, Ruby Games, in Izmir, Turkey, which was acquired in 2021. Most of the employees are based in Finland, where Rovio is headquartered. The company’s shares are listed on the main list of the NASDAQ Helsinki Stock Exchange under the trade code ROVIO.

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