Blizzard HR executive leaves company amid harassment lawsuit

Originally published on GamesIndustry.biz by Danielle Partis

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Activision Blizzard’s SVP of global HR Jesse Meschuk reportedly left the company earlier this week.

Meschuk’s departure was reported by Bloomberg and follows criticism of the firm’s HR department as part of a lawsuit alleging harassment and sexual discrimination at Activision Blizzard. Part of the case claims that the company’s HR department failed to protect its employees and address concerns raised.

A new report from Axios contains several testimonies from former and current Blizzard staff, and details inappropriate and unsatisfactory action from the HR department in response to complaints.

One employee shares her experience of an “untouchable” colleague she raised several

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