Tag Archives: Mikael Hed
Sat, Jun 09, 2012 | 21:37 BST
Rovio CEO Mikael Hed has said the firm is considering moving its headquarters from Finland to Dublin in order to take advantage of Ireland’s 12.5% tax rate. Speaking with the Irish Times, Hed said the tax rate is a plus in the country’s favor, as Finland’s current rate is 24%. Currently, the firm employs a staff of 400 in Finland, and Hed said an Irish studio could also end up manufacturing Angry Birds, and other titles the firm is working on. and other new games they have created. “We are considering [Ireland,] said Hed. “It is something that we need to look at. For now we have stayed in Finland. But it is on top of our minds.”
Wed, May 09, 2012 | 00:10 BST
Fri, Feb 24, 2012 | 09:31 GMT
Angry Birds creator Rovio wants to treat its end users as human beings, not infinite cash cows.
Mon, Jan 30, 2012 | 23:23 GMT
Angry Birds developer Rovio’s boss feels that piracy isn’t always bad for business and can actually help in building an entertainment brand.
Wed, Oct 27, 2010 | 13:29 BST
Rovio’s announced Angry Birds Halloween has seen 1 million downloads from the App Store in its first six days on sale.