Starbreeze welcomes senior technology veteran Emmanuel Marquez to its management team

11 September 2015 / / Announcements,Corporate News,Regulatory Releases

Starbreeze AB, an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products, today welcomed Emmanuel Marquez, present CTO of the company, to its management team.

Mr. Marquez, recently holding a position as a Senior Manager at AMD, joined Starbreeze in November 2014 and has since built the company’s engineering team. Emmanuel is now responsible for driving the company’s integrated vision of development in both hardware and software for its StarVR initiative and further developments of the recently acquired Valhalla engine amongst other tasks.

Now joining the Management Team, Mr Marquez will provide invaluable insights to Starbreeze strategic direction. Accordingly, his holdings have now been registered on the company’s insider ownership list. Following the sale to Starbreeze of the Valhalla engine through Valhalla Sarl. in July 2015, Mr Marquez holds 1 387 500 A shares and 2 775 000 B shares in Starbreeze, representing 2,07 per cent of votes and 1,82 per cent of capital.


For further information, please contact:

Starbreeze Investor Relations Contact: Maeva Sponbergs, Investor Relations, Starbreeze AB. Tel: +46(0)8-209 208, email: [email protected]


Starbreeze is an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products. With studios in Stockholm, Paris and Los Angeles, the company creates games by own design and through licensed content, aiming to create franchises that prosper as games and elsewhere. We live and die by gameplay.

Starbreeze’s most recent games include PAYDAY 2, the adrenaline fuelled bank robbing co-op game and the upcoming survival co-op FPS OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead based on the hit comic series. Starbreeze is pioneering digital self-publishing, inviting developers to leverage its self publishing knowhow on Steam, having one of the largest communities on the digital distribution platform.

Next, Starbreeze is set to develop truly immersive virtual reality experiences, integrating software and hardware in the Project StarVR and the StarVR head mounted display.

Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Starbreeze’s shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm First North Premier under the tickers STAR A and STAR B with the ISIN-codes SE0007158928 (A-share) and SE0005992831 (B-share). Remium Nordic is the company’s Certified Adviser.

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