Phil Spencer has been named Head of Xbox

This means he will now be leading Xbox, Xbox Live, and other related creative teams including Xbox Music, Xbox Video and Microsoft Studios.

Phil Spencer

Here’s a quote from the email by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella:

Phil will continue his close partnership with Yusuf Mehdi, who leads business strategy and marketing for Xbox, George Peckham, who heads up third-party partnerships and Mike Angiulo, who will continue leading Xbox hardware.

Phil Spencer also wrote a post on his new position over on Xbox Wire. Apparently, we will “hear much more as we head into E3″. More details available on Engadget.



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