Raketech names Johan Svensson as permanent CEO

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Raketech has appointed one of its Co-Founders, Johan Svensson, as its permanent Chief Executive Officer.

Svensson took on the CEO role permanently on May 16, having previously been Acting CEO of the igaming affiliate company for the first portion of this year following Oskar Mühlbach’s departure in January.

The Co-Founder of Raketech brings experience in technology and gaming to the Chief Executive position, with the company highlighting his “dedication to strategic development, operational excellence, and team collaboration”.

Ulrik Bengtsson, Chair of Raketech, stated: “We are excited to officially name Johan as our permanent CEO. His deep connection and commitment to Raketech and proven leadership abilities make him the ideal choice to steer the company into its next phase of growth.”

This will be the second time Svensson will take on the Chief Executive role at Raketech.

He was CEO of the company until 2017, before becoming Chief Commercial Officer where he was responsible for partnerships, mergers and acquisitions and business integrations.

Svensson has been a board member of Raketech since 2010 and is also the Founder and a board member of BetHard Group, as well as a board member with Gameday Group and Akterbog.

Svensson commented on his appointment: “I am excited to return to the role of CEO at Raketech. I look forward to working with our talented team to build on our strong foundation and drive further innovation and growth. 

“Our focus will remain on delivering exceptional value to our customers, employees, and shareholders.”