Who will lead Asmodee, "Coffee Stain & Friends", "Middle-earth Enterprises & Friends" as separate companies?

  • Regarding Asmodee, Thomas Koegler, a longstanding operational and executive leader at Asmodee and current deputy COO, will in the coming months become Asmodee CEO supported by key leaders within Asmodee.
  • For “Coffee Stain & Friends” and “Middle-earth Enterprises & Friends”, Anton Westbergh and Phil Rogers, respectively, assume leading roles in the process leading up to the separation.



Embracer Group is a global group of creative and entrepreneurial businesses in PC/console, mobile and board games and other related media. The Group has an extensive catalog of over 900 owned or controlled franchises.

With its head office based in Karlstad, Sweden, Embracer Group has a global presence through its eleven operative groups: THQ Nordic, PLAION, Coffee Stain, Amplifier Game Invest, DECA Games, Gearbox Entertainment, Easybrain, Asmodee Group, Dark Horse Media, Freemode and Crystal Dynamics – Eidos. The Group has 111 internal game development studios and is engaging more than 12,000 employees in more than 40 countries.