Executive Pay

Don Mattrick helped turn the Xbox business into a profitable venture after years of losses, eventually propelling it into the No.1 selling console in the United States. Photo: Reuters

Zynga’s new boss to get pay package worth some US$50 million

Don Mattrick, the head of Microsoft’s Xbox business who will replace Zynga Inc founder Mark Pincus as chief executive next week, will get a hefty, largely stock-based compensation package of about USUS$50 million in coming years, the company said in a regulatory filing.