Sony is currently looking for a director whose goal will be to carry out its future acquisitions.
Following in the footsteps of Xbox, which has posted a job offer to explore possible new acquisitions, Sony is also looking for a manager whose activities will have a similar scope.
Sony on the way to new acquisitions
Jim Ryan had mentioned it a few weeks ago, the Japanese company does not intend to stop there and will therefore continue to make new acquisitions. And for that, it needs the brains capable of carrying out these future operations. Something she is working on right now.
Indeed, as noted by the business analyst Roberto Serrano, Sony is currently looking for a highly qualified director specializing in business development. Thus, those who will practice in the Californian branch will in particular have to demonstrate more than proven experience in terms of acquisitions and in the merger process.
Here’s what the ad specifically says:
Sony Interactive Entertainment (PlayStation) is looking for a highly qualified Corporate Development Manager. SIE’s corporate development team works closely with SIE’s management team and is responsible for identifying opportunities for inorganic growth through acquisitions, investments or joint ventures. The team researches, evaluates and executes transactions that are aligned with SIE’s strategic priorities and that generate significant long-term value for the company […]. The fundamental work of the team is to develop knowledge of the market through strong internal and external relationships in order to identify interesting opportunities. [de fusions et d’acquisitions] and investment.
When is the next takeover? And who will be affected? FromSoftware? We’ll see…