Company Release
Next Games: Changes in Management Team

Published February 15, 2019

Next Games Corporation Company Release February 15, 2019 at 08:00 a.m. (EET)Emmi Kuusikko, the company’s Chief Product Officer and member of Next Games Management Team, is stepping down from her role to pursue new challenges. As of 15 February, 2019 the Management Team consists of Teemu Huuhtanen (CEO), Annina Salvén (CFO), Saara Bergström (CMO), Kalle Hiitola (CTO) and Joonas Viitala (COO). The members of the Management Team report to the CEO, Teemu Huuhtanen.Next Games CEO Teemu Huuhtanen: “I’m grateful to Emmi Kuusikko, our Chief Product Officer, for her contribution to the company, as she is heading to new challenges. Emmi has had an important role in scaling up our product pipeline and developing our ways of working in the games organization.”Next Games CPO Emmi Kuusikko: "I am grateful for the past 1,5 years with Next Games. It’s a privilege to have had the opportunity to work with some of the world’s biggest entertainment brands translating them into mobile games. The Next Games team is talented and passionate, and I will cherish the experience while it’s time for me to move on. I want to thank the Next Games Management team and Board of Directors, and especially the game teams for the amazing journey. I am confident the company is on a good path to build great games for players to enjoy for years to come."Additional information: Saara Bergström CMO +358 (0)50 483 3896Certified Adviser: Danske Bank A/S, Finland branch, tel. +358 10 546 7938About Next GamesNext Games (Helsinki Nasdaq First North: NXTGMS) is the first publicly listed mobile game developer and publisher in Finland, specializing in games based on entertainment franchises, such as movies, TV series or books. The developers of the critically acclaimed The Walking Dead games redefines the way franchise entertainment transforms into highly engaging service-based mobile games. In summer 2018, Next Games launched The Walking Dead: Our World, which utilizes cutting edge AR technology and is powered by Google Maps. Currently Next Games is working on multiple new games based on popular entertainment franchises including, Blade Runner Nexus, for the popular Blade Runner franchise. For more information head to