A latest report from Video games One compiled compensation data from 40 totally different firms who every targeted solely on gaming from 2020, to see what the very best executives have been making within the pandemic’s first 12 months.
Every govt officer listed earned a minimum of a six figures, and unsurprisingly Activision Blizzard’s chief govt officer Bobby Kotick is close to the highest of the checklist.
He’s not the very prime – that spot is held by Robert Antokol, chief govt officer of Playtika, a cell video games writer. He’s nevertheless proper behind him sitting at $154.6 million.
Bobby Kotick has been continually criticized over the past 12 months for permitting a harmful and poisonous tradition to develop at Activision Blizzard, one which has led to a number of incidents of abuse and harassment.
It’s additionally been reported that Bobby Kotick was conscious of those incidents, and didn’t report them to buyers.
Staff have been protesting towards their employer, the individuals and the insurance policies which have allowed such a horrible tradition to develop, calling for Kotick to resign all alongside the best way. He’s but to take action, although admitted to being open to the thought if he can’t shortly “repair” the tradition he allowed to develop for years.
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