Netflix brings Facebook's gaming head on board

He has worked with gaming industry giants like Atari, Electronic Arts, Kabam and many more.

 

Former Facebook executive Mike Verdu to head the video game unit which Netflix is currently working on. He was Facebook's vice president with the game development area reporting to Chief Operating officer Greg Peters.

 

At the age of 20, Verdu had its own defence software company, which he sold before bringing his team in video games in 1990. In the past, he has worked with gaming industry giants like Atari, Electronic Arts, Kabam and many more. He was even looking into games like “Lord of Rings”.

 

Netflix has began working in the game industry as it already has competition in the streaming industry like, Disney+, Apple TV, HBO Max, and many more.

 

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