Andrew House will take the spot left vacant by Tim Schaff's departure
Sony Corporation has announced that Sony Network Entertainment International (SNEI) president Tim Schaaff is retiring on December 31, 2012. In his current position, Schaaff oversees Sony's online services, including PlayStation Network. Despite his retirement, Schaaff will remain on the SNEI board of directors.
Schaaff's empty slot will be filled by Sony Computer Entertainment (SCEI) president Andrew House, effective January 1, 2013. House is not leaving his current position; instead, he will add Schaaff's current duties to his own, with SNEI executive staff handling day-to-day operations.