Director of King, creators of Candy Crush, retires after 17 years

If we talk to you only about King, it is likely that the name does not tell you much, especially if you are not a regular at mobile games, however, this is one of the most important companies in the sector thanks to the success it has had since the launch from Candy Crush, a game that drove mobile users crazy years ago. Well, it was recently confirmed that this company has ended an era with the retirement of Riccardo Zacconi.

Through a post on his LinkedIn profile, Riccardo Zacconi, co-founder, director, and since last year member of the Board of King, a company owned by Activision Blizzard, announced his retirement after 17 years of work. The now xdirectora thanked everyone who is part of King Games, the players who made their titles great, and the CEO of Activision, Bobby Kotick.

As part of his farewell message, Zacconi shared these emotional words: “Keep hiring people who are better than you (and let them be), continue to treat others as you wish to be treated, and continue the relentless search to bring the greatest fun to our players. “

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