Mobotix CEO Ousted After 6 Months

Author: John Honovich, Published on Mar 26, 2014

Mobotix groomed an ex-Axis Director, Magnus Ekerot, to be their CEO for 3 years. Then last September, they promoted him to be CEO. Now, less than 6 months later, Mobotix has abruptly ousted him.

In this note, we examine Mobotix's state, future and issues involved.

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