Kristian Segerstrale has left Electronic Arts
, where he served as the head of the EA Digital team and was responsible for overseeing most of EA's games-as-services, including Sim City Social
. Segerstrale had joined the company as a co-founder of Playfish, which EA picked up about four years ago for $300 million. The division has been leaking executives, with two of Playfish's other co-founders leaving
With Segerstrale's departure, EA Digital will be transferred under the direction of good old Peter Moore
, who will now oversee all of EA's revenue groups, including Global Publishing, Global Media Solutions, Worldwide Customer Experience, and Mobile and Social Publishing. That's a lot of responsibility already, but you know Peter – he can always do Moore.