GigaMedia names CEO

GigaMedia Limited (NASDAQ: GIGM) board of directors has appointed James Huang a.k.a Cheng-Ming Huang as its new chief executive officer upon the departure of Collin Hwang, who has resigned from his role as Chairman of the Board, a member of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Finance Officer, the company said.

Collin Hwang´s resignation was accepted by the board of directors and effective on May 5th 2017. Currently he is still a large shareholder of Gigamedia. James Huang will also take over the positions of Chairman of the Board, a member of Board, and Chief Financial Officer of the Company, effective on the same date.

Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, GigaMedia Limited is a diversified provider of online game products. GigaMedia´s online games business is an innovative leader in Asia with growing game development, distribution and operation capabilities, as well as platform services for games; focus is on mobile games and social casino games.