Originally Posted by azarhal
They didn't have too. Riccitiello was CEO of EA when it happened and Riccitiello was one of Elevation Partners "creator". He pretty much made a deal with himself.
Originally Posted by Gorath
The currency sign at the end is the normal way of writing money values in the German speaking countries.
I think it's quite a difference to sell for (300M - Pandemic) to a private equity firm as opposed to selling to EA for almost 3 times that amount.