Swedish SVRVIVE Studios has announced that Anna Norrevik, a former producer at Paradox Interactive, has joined the company as CEO.
Norrevik takes the helm at SVRVIVE Studios as the company looks launch its first AR title later this year, after two successful VR game releases, SVRVIVE: The Deus Helix and Kartong – Death by Cardboard!. Upcoming titles will also explore other new areas of technology, according to the developer.
Founder and former CEO, Faviana Vangelius von Heijne, will remain on the board of directors and adopt a new operative role in close collaboration with Anna Norrevik, following her ongoing maternity leave.
“We’re so excited to recruit a star like Anna. Her unique experience in leading bigger teams fits perfectly with our next phase, where we will break new ground in mobile AR and other new tech,” says Faviana Vangelius von Heijne. “I have just begun the amazing life as a mother, but I am already looking forward to coming back in a new role to work together with Anna.”
“SVRVIVE Studios is a dream company for me to lead. From early on, they have been one of the major VR pioneers in the world and at the same time they have laid a strong foundation for creating high quality games in AR and other exciting new technologies,” say Anna Norrevik. “It’s an honor to take over after Faviana and I’m looking forward to working with her soon.”
Learn more about SVRVIVE Studios at www.svrvive.com.