Twitch co-founder Kevin Lin leaves the company

Kevin Lin, co-founder and former COO of Twitch, will leave the streaming giant nearly 13 years later.

According to the Linkedin page, Lin was COO from April 2008 to January 2018 and has since been the company’s Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director of the Asia-Pacific region, overseeing culture, strategy and innovation. I have served.

Lynn announced his departure to medium, made a decision “after months of pondering,” and thanked his fellow co-founders, Twitch employees, and the wider Twitch community during his tenure.

“I spent nearly a third of my life bleeding purple. I’m very proud of everything I’ve achieved in the last 12 and a half years, even before it turned purple. I pondered for months. Later, I decided it was time to travel to my next adventure. ”

“My life has been improved forever with Twitch. It has been a source of hope, optimism, remorse, support, energy, sharing, friendship, and belonging. I have always been part of the Twitch community and Twitch has always been. Be part of me. “

It’s unclear what Lynn is trying to do next, and the co-founder explained that he would eventually take a break before jumping into the trench to “recreate something as great as Twitch.” doing.

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