Henrik Tjärnström resigns as CEO of Kindred Group
May 19, 2023
Henrik Tjärnström has resigned as CEO of Kindred Group, effective immediately. The Board of Directors has appointed Nils Andén, who joined Kindred Group in 2020 as Chief Commercial Officer for Scandinavia, East and South Europe and North America as interim CEO, also effective immediately.
Nils Andén has worked at Kindred in the past, holding a number of positions between 2006 and 2016 as Head of Poker and Head of Established Markets before spending the final four years as Chief Marketing Officer for the Unibet brand. Nils has also held positions as Chief Marketing Officer at CurrencyFair and as Director of Digital Marketing at GVC Group (now Entain Group). He is also a member of the Board of EasyPark Group. “I look very much forward to working closely with our Board of Directors, the executive management team and all employees to achieve the goals of Kindred”, said Nils Andén. “I re-joined Kindred in 2020 as its Chief Commercial officer, after having had positions within Kindred between 2006 and 2016 as Head of Poker, Head of Established Markets and Chief Marketing Officer for the Unibet brand. I have a strong belief in our organisation and the business models that have made this Company so successful and am more confident than ever in Kindred’s potential.” “I am very pleased with the Board of Directors’ choice of Nils Andén as the interim CEO, guaranteeing a smooth hand over”, added Henrik Tjärnström.