Episode 17

Riccardo Zacconi, Co-founder of King, on Hypergrowth and Resilient Entrepreneurs

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In this episode, Riccardo Zacconi shares his experience as co-founder and CEO growing the gaming company King from a 100-person startup to a 2,000-person global leader in mobile gaming, steering Candy Crush Saga to over 2.7 billion downloads and a $6 Billion sale of the company to Activision.

Listen below and subscribe on your favorite podcast platform.

Select highlights from the conversation:

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“The most important thing is to have an entrepreneur that doesn’t give up.”

-Riccardo Zacconi

“People love growth. People want to join companies that grow.”

-Riccardo Zacconi

 

Riccardo Zacconi is a co-founder and former CEO of gaming company King. He was instrumental in the growth of its blockbuster game Candy Crush Saga and is now a partner at Sweet Capital.

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Episode 17

Riccardo Zacconi, Co-founder of King, on Hypergrowth and Resilient Entrepreneurs

In this episode, Riccardo Zacconi shares his experience as co-founder and CEO growing the gaming company King from a 100-person startup to a 2,000-person global leader in mobile gaming, steering Candy Crush Saga to over 2.7 billion downloads and a $6 Billion sale of the company to Activision.

Listen below and subscribe on your favorite podcast platform.

Select highlights from the conversation:

Select highlights from the conversation:

“The most important thing is to have an entrepreneur that doesn’t give up.”

-Riccardo Zacconi

“People love growth. People want to join companies that grow.”

-Riccardo Zacconi

 

Riccardo Zacconi is a co-founder and former CEO of gaming company King. He was instrumental in the growth of its blockbuster game Candy Crush Saga and is now a partner at Sweet Capital.