Bobby KotikCEO of Activision BlizzardI was re-elected On the company’s board of directors for another year, though controversy About his personality because of the accusations leveled at him on more than one occasion.
It looks like Kotick, who earned $185 million from 2019 to 2021, really is immovable For the company: an unprecedented situation, as there are many other examples of managers being fired for less striking reasons.
As reported last November, it turned out that Bobby Kotik had known for years of sexual harassment at Activision and had committed it himself: accusations so severe, that they caused an internal earthquake without the CEO paying the consequences.
In any case, in conjunction with Kotick’s re-election, Activision Blizzard investors have agreed to draft a document analyzing the efforts the company has made to date regarding Fighting discrimination and harassment.
The situation is still very sensitive, given that Microsoft and Activision have not yet officially determined the fate of Bobby Kotick after completing the acquisition.