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Board and management

The board of directors is the highest decision-making body after the general meeting, and is also the highest executive body. According to MAG Interactive’s articles of association, the board of directors shall consist of five to ten members appointed by the general meeting, without deputy members. MAG Interactive’s board of directors currently consists of six members appointed by the general meeting 2021.

Shareholders below as of February 2019 with updates according to PDMR transactions, or as otherwise made known to the company.

Please contact CFO magnus.wiklander@maginteractive.com if you have further input to the list of largest shareholders.

Board of directors

From the top left: Jonas Eriksson, Daniel Hasselberg, Andras Vajlok, Teemu Huuhtanen, Taina Malén, Asbjørn Søndergaard.

JONAS Eriksson, Chairman of the board

Jonas Eriksson, born in 1967, is a member and Chairman of the board of directors of MAG Interactive since 2021.

Other assignments: Jonas Eriksson has no ongoing or completed assignments. 
Previous assignments: Jonas Eriksson has been, but is no longer, CEO and Editor-in-Chief of News agency TT, CEO of Canal Plus (now C More), CEO of Bonnier Tidskrifter, CEO of LNK TV Litauen, chairman of Retriver, chairman of SF Bio, chairman of Bonnier Home Entertainment, a member of the board of directors of TV4 and MTV Media Finland.
Education: Holds a Degree of Master of Science in Business and Economics from Mittuniversitet in Sundsvall.
Shares: Jonas Eriksson owns 18,000 shares in the company.
Jonas Eriksson is independent to large shareholders and to the company and the executive management.

Jonas Eriksson has attended the compulsory stock market training for the Board of Directors and Senior Management. 

Daniel Hasselberg, board member & ceo 

Daniel Hasselberg, born in 1973, is a board member since 2014 and CEO of MAG Interactive since 2013. Daniel Hasselberg was also Chairman between the years 2010 and 2013.

Other assignments: Daniel Hasselberg is also a member of the board of directors of MAG Games Limited, MAG United AB and Sonetel AB (publ), NMO Invest AB, Sventertainment AB and Apprope.
Previous assignments: Deputy member of the board of directors of Gaming on the Tail AB.
Education: Holds a M.Sc. in Engineering Physics from Uppsala University.
Shares: Daniel Hasselberg owns 3,186,666 shares in the company.
Daniel Hasselberg is neither independent to the large shareholders or to the company and the executive management team.

Daniel Hasselberg has attended the compulsory stock market training for the Board of Directors and Senior Management. 

Andras Vajlok, board member 

Andras Vajlok, born in 1971, is a member of the board of directors of MAG Interactive since 2018.

Other assignments: Andras Vajlok is also a board member of Like a Boss Games AB, Unibap AB and Card of Joy AB.
Previous assignments: Andras Vajlok has previously been, inter alia, CFO of Paradox Interactive, board member at Small Giant Games and United Spaces.
Education: Holds a MSc in Buisness and Economics from Handelshögskolan Göteborg.
Shares: Andras Vajlok owns 471,075 shares in MAG Interactive, privately and through other companies. Andras Vajlok is independent to large shareholders and to the company and the executive management.

Andras Vajlok has attended the compulsory stock market training for the Board of Directors and Senior Management. 

Teemu Huuhtanen, board member

Teemu Huuhtanen, born in 1971, is a member of the board of directors of MAG Interactive since 2013.

Other assignments: Teemu Huuhtanen is also the CEO of Next Games Oyj, a member of the board of directors of Armada Interactive Oy, Pilke Helsinki Oy, Rabbit Films Oy, and Vaah Holdings Oy, as well as a deputy member of the board of directors of Dark May Oy and Helsinki GameWorks Oy.
Previous assignments: In the past five years, Teemu Huuhtanen has been, but is no longer, Vice President Mergers & Acquisitions for Rovio Entertainment Oyj, as well as Executive Vice President Marketing and Business Development for Sulake Corporation Oy.
Education: Holds a BBA from Preston University.
Shares: Teemu Huuhtanen does not own any shares or other financial instruments in the company.
Teemu Huuhtanen is independent to large shareholders and to the company and the executive management.

Teemu Huuhtanen has attended the compulsory stock market training for the Board of Directors and Senior Management. 

Taina Malén, board member

Taina Malén, born in 1967, is a member of the board of directors of MAG Interactive since 2018.

Other assignments: Taina Malén is also the CMO, global marketing director and vice president of Star Stable Entertainment AB.
Previous assignments: Taina Malén has previously held a number of positions in the music and record industry, and has among others worked as Nordic Marketing Director at CANAL+ and Executive Vice President at MSL PR. Taina Malén is co-founder and investor in Esportal AB, where she also sits on the board. Taina Malén has previously been a board member of among others WIMP (now TIDAL) and Telegram Records.
Education: Has an education in Business Economy from Handelshögskolan Stockholm.
Shares: Taina Malén does not own any shares or other financial instruments in the company.
Taina Malén is independent to large shareholders and to the company and the executive management.

Taina Malén has attended the compulsory stock market training for the Board of Directors and Senior Management. 

Asbjørn Søndergaard, board member

Asbjørn Søndergaard, born in 1980, is a member of the board of directors of MAG Interactive since 2020.

Other assignments: Asbjørn Søndergaard is the CEO and chairman of the board of directors of Tactile Games ApS.
Previous assignments: Asbjørn Søndergaard has no previous or completed assignments.
Education: Holds a degree in business development, media technology and games.
Shares: Asbjørn Søndergaard owns 50,000 shares in MAG Interactive, privately and through other companies.
Asbjørn Søndergaard is independent to large shareholders and to the company and the executive management.

Asbjørn Søndergaard has attended the compulsory stock market training for the Board of Directors and Senior Management. 

Executive Management

DANIEL HASSELBERG, ceo

Daniel Hasselberg is the Chief Executive Officer of MAG Interactive since 2013 and member of the board of directors since 2014. For more information, read “The board of director’s of MAG Interactive” above. 

Magnus Wiklander, cfo

Magnus Wiklander, born in 1973, is the Chief Financial Officer of MAG Interactive since 2017.

Other assignments: Magnus Wiklander is also a board member of Liphax AB and subsitute in the boards of Sventertainment AB and Apprope.
Previous assignments: In the past five years, Magnus Wiklander has been, but is no longer, a member of the board of directors of M Wiklander AB, as well as Chief Financial Officer of Widespace AB. 
Education: Holds a M.Sc. in Engineering Physics from Chalmers Institute of Technology, as well as a M.Sc. in Advanced Communication from Imperial College.
Warrants: Magnus Wiklander holds 70,000 employee stock options (ESOP program, 2019) and 103,213 warrants (warrant option program, 2020).
Shares: Magnus Wiklander owns 77,231 shares in the company.

Magnus Wiklander has attended the compulsory stock market training for the Board of Directors and Senior Management. 

Kaj Nygren, cto

Kaj Nygren, born in 1970, is the Chief Technology Officer of MAG Interactive since 2010.

Other assignments: Kaj Nygren is also a member of the board of directors of MAG Games Limited and Playful Days AB.
Previous assignments: In the past five years, Kaj Nygren has been, but is no longer, a member of the board of directors of MAG Interactive.
Education: Holds a M.Sc. in Computer Science from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH).
Shares: Kaj Nygren owns 3,100,439 shares in the company.

Kaj Nygren has attended the compulsory stock market training for the Board of Directors and Senior Management. 

Patric Blixt, cmo

Patric Blixt is the Chief Marketing Officer, born in 1969, of MAG Interactive since 2018.

Other assignments: Patric Blixt is also a member of the board of directors of Kitab Sawti AB, Påmind AB, In-Grid AB, Swedish Hasbeens AB, Oscorp AB, Paper Street Soap Company AB, Fulgur AB, HugBen AB and A Spawn Point AB.
Previous assignments: In the past five years, Patric Blixt has been, but is no longer, a member of the board of directors of Byggvarulistan AB.

Education: Holds a Degree of Master of Science in Business and Economics from Uppsala University and a Marketing Degree from RMI Berghs.
Warrants: Patric Blixt holds 130,000 employee stock options (ESOP program, 2019) and 130 000 warrants (warrant option program, 2020) in the company.
Shares: Patric Blixt owns 130,000 shares in the company.

Patric Blixt has attended the compulsory stock market training for the Board of Directors and Senior Management. 

Sara Hjärtberg, head of people & culture

Sara Hjärtberg, born in 1981, is the Head of People and Culture of MAG Interactive since 2019.

Other assignments: Sara Hjärtberg has no ongoing or completed assignments. 
Education: Sara Hjärtberg holds a Master's Degree in Human Resources from Linköping University. 
Shares: Sara Hjärtberg owns 4,766 shares in the company.

Sara Hjärtberg has attended the compulsory stock market training for the Board of Directors and Senior Management. 

MAGNUS HOLMSTRÖM, head of production

Magnus Holmström, born in 1977, is the Head of Production of MAG Interactive since 2019.

Other assignments: Magnus Holmström has no ongoing or completed assignments.
Education: Magnus Holmström has studied the Masters program of Media Technology at Mid Sweden University.
Shares: Magnus Holmström owns no shares in the company.

Magnus Holmström has attended the compulsory stock market training for the Board of Directors and Senior Management. 

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