Zynga’s president of publishing Bernard Kim to join as Match Group CEO

Zynga has announced that Zynga’s president of publishing Bernard Kim is leaving the company to become CEO of Match Group. Kim will remain with Zynga until 30 May 2022 to support transition efforts.

“For the last six years, Bernard has been a trusted partner to me and the entire leadership team as we have worked hard to deliver on our mission to connect the world through games. Bernard has played an important role in our company’s leadership team as we’ve broadened our offerings, built our presence in the industry and delivered unparalleled games to our players. On behalf of everyone at Zynga, we thank Bernard for his many contributions to Zynga and extend our sincerest congratulations on becoming CEO of Match Group,” said Zynga CEO Frank Gibeau.

“Working with Frank and the entire Zynga team has been a privilege and one of the most rewarding experiences of my career. I’m proud of what we have accomplished together and look forward to watching the team’s continued success as Zynga embarks on an exciting new chapter as part of the Take-Two family when the transaction is completed,” said Bernard Kim.