LeoVegas Gaming Ltd Part Ways with Johan Styren

Publish: 17.05.2017

LeoVegas Group AB has announced that Johan Styren has officially stepped down from his position as CEO of LeoVegas Gaming Ltd, the company’s Malta subsidiary.

Johan Styren Leaves LeoVegas

Serving as a leading executive since 2012, Styren initially joined LeoVegas from Unibet Plc. and he has been credited with helping the company grow to its current stature.

“When I started at LeoVegas 2012 we had just launched and had no customers. Today we are market leaders”, Styren commented.

Under Styren’s guidance LeoVegas grew into one of world’s largest operators and leading mobile casinos. LeoVegas currently boasts a vast selection of games and exciting promotions, which make players’ experience a unique one.

An easy UI and a solid mobile casino platform make LeoVegas a top-notch online casino operator.

Under Styren’s leadership, the company also added sports games and live casino to its offering, got listed on Nasdaq First North and made LeoVegas one of the biggest names in the industry.

Internal Replacement

“After more than five fantastic years, I feel it’s time to move on to new challenges”, he commented.

Styren will continue with his managing role to help the mobile-first operator go through the transitional period until 30 June. The company announced that Styren’s leadership position and responsibilities will be handled internally and within the existing company’s organization for the time being.

Gustav Hagman, Group CEO and LeoVegas co-founder thanked Styren for his incredible contribution to company’s growth.

“Johan has been very valuable to LeoVegas, primarily by being part of building our business in Malta. Johan has been part of creating what LeoVegas is today and I want to thank him for his amazing effort during his 5 years at LeoVegas. I wish him all the best in the future,” said Hagman.