Gifford informed the board of his intention to leave so that he can focus on his other business and personal interests. An executive search has commenced to identify a suitable successor to his position.
Commenting on his departure, Gifford said: “The business has achieved a great deal in the last two years and I have enjoyed being a part of the management team at Game.
“I shall be working with the company to ensure a smooth and effective transition as the group continues to drive its competitive gaming and esports strategy. I would like to wish Game and all of the team the very best for the future.”
Gibbs said: “I would like to thank Mark for the significant contribution he has made to our business. Mark has worked incredibly hard to create a solid platform, from which we are transforming Game.
“All of the team would like to take this opportunity to wish him the very best for the future.”