Jim Wilson becomes new Atari CEO

By Johnny Cullen, Tuesday, 4 January 2011 12:53 GMT


Atari’s announced it’s brought in Jim Wilson as its new CEO.

Wilson was previously CEO of the company’s US arm, but became deputy CEO and chairman of the board at the main company in October of last year.

Wilson replaces Jeff Lupin, who has left for unknown reasons. Lupin was CEO for a year.

“Jim has the board’s full support as he continues to drive new goals of growth and success,” said chairman, Frank Dangeard.

“At the end of Jeff’s mandates, Atari is better positioned as we enter the next strategic phase of our plan.”

Wilson’s promotion came into effect on Christmas Eve.

Thanks, GI.

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