– USA, CA – Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA), a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment, today announced the nomination of Kofi Bruce for election to its Board of Directors at 2021 AGM.
“We are delighted to welcome Kofi to the Electronic Arts board,” said CEO, Andrew Wilson. “In addition to his breadth of financial expertise across global consumer brands, Kofi is a values-driven leader who will bring new perspectives and insights to our board as we continue to drive further growth, innovation and new experiences for our players.”
Mr. Bruce is expected to be appointed to the Audit Committee.
About Kofi Bruce
Kofi Bruce is a transformational executive with more than 20 years of finance, operational strategies, and risk management experience at public, consumer-facing businesses. He currently serves as CFO for General Mills, one of the world’s largest food companies.
Mr. Bruce joined General Mills in 2009 and has held various finance leadership roles and served as General Mills’ Chief Accounting Officer, Controller, and Treasurer before he was appointed CFO. He is a committed supporter of the company’s environmental, social, and governance focus, and serves on the company’s Social Impact Committee.
Before General Mills, Mr. Bruce served in a variety of senior finance management roles with Ecolab and Ford Motor Company.
“I’ve long admired Electronic Arts’ ability to inspire the world to play through its entertaining, engaging, and diverse games. That has never been so evident as this past year, where we saw just how powerful EA’s gaming experiences can be to virtually connect players across generations, cultures, and geographies,” said Kofi Bruce. “Coming off a strong year, the future is bright and I’m honored to join the board and the entire EA team during this exciting time of transformative growth and opportunity.”
Mr. Bruce continues to serve on the Board of Directors for non-profit Lifeworks Services and is also an Aspen Fellow at The Aspen Finance Leaders Fellowship. He received a bachelor’s degree in international relations from Stanford University and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business.
About Electronic Arts
Electronic Arts is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. The Company develops and delivers games, content, and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices, and personal computers.
In the fiscal year 2021, EA posted a GAAP net revenue of $5.6 billion. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, EA is recognized for a portfolio of critically acclaimed, high-quality brands such as EA SPORTS FIFA, Battlefield, Apex Legends, The Sims, Madden NFL, Need for Speed, Titanfall, and F1.
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