MTGx has announced the appointment of Markus Thorstvedt as its chief product officer. He’ll be responsible for all product developments within the Modern Times Group development company.

Thorstvedt joins from Fox Mobile Group as managing director and chief technical officer. Before that he spent three years in New Work at Thumbplay Inc. as CTO and head of operations.

“It feels great joining MTGx. I have the privilege to work close with our strong brands as well as with a great and competent team for keep driving our product development strategy ahead. As in most companies within this sector, it’s a challenge finding the best growth strategy, and I’m happy to join a company that has come far with that”, said Thorstvedt.

Since its launch in June 2013 the company has grown rapidly and now has over 200 full-time employees.