LeoVegas Appoints Jarl Modén to CPO Role
Stockholm-listed online gaming operator LeoVegas has appointed Jarl Modén as its permanent chief product officer
LeoVegas Group AB has confirmed the promotion of Jarl Modén to the senior executive position of Chief Product Officer (CPO) after being in the position since October.
Since 2014, Jarl Modén has been a LeoVegas product executive acting as a key stakeholder in a number of group projects and tech developments. Most recently, Modén has been serving as Head of Product within LeoVegas Stockholm division.
Jarl Modén commented his appointment, “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.”
Following a transition period in which Modén acted as CPO, he was chosen as group product lead as LeoVegas governance informs.
Updating investors Gustaf Hagman, Group CEO, LeoVegas, says, “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.”