LOS ANGELES - NOVEMBER 29, 2023 - Riot Games, the developer and publisher known for League of Legends (League) and VALORANT, announced today that Riot’s Co-Founder and former Co-CEO Marc Merrill will oversee the ecosystems of all products at Riot Games in the newly established role of Chief Product Officer (CPO). “Marc is incredibly well suited to drive this improved orientation and focus on behalf of players. Most importantly, Marc shares our strategic vision to unify games, esports, and entertainment into an experience for players that transcends the sum of their parts. “I’m excited by the opportunity to help Riot deliver really special experiences to players,” stated Merrill. He was instrumental in the formation of Riot’s Esports and entertainment efforts and today is Co-Chairman of Riot’s Board alongside fellow co-founder Brandon Beck.