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Report: Former Xsolla programmer sues CEO Aleksandr Agapitov, seeking reinstatement, lost salary, and compensation for moral damages
A former Xsolla programmer has filed a statement of claim with one of Perm’s courts, demanding that the company’s CEO Aleksandr Agapitov should reinstate them at work and compensate for the lost salary. The claimant also seeks one million rubles (over $13,500) in moral damages.
Xsolla former employee on layoffs and Agapitov’s character: “It’s like a small cult of personality, Perm style”
An employee who has ended up among dozens of people fired from Xsolla has discussed the scandal surrounding the company. He spoke about the controversial rating system, the layoffs, and founder Aleksandr Agapitov’s personality.
Xsolla founder on mass layoffs and AI-based employee appraisal system: “Stories of fear sell better than those of hope”
Aleksandr Agapitov discussed the latest controversy surrounding his decision to lay off around 150 employees from Xsolla. He explained how exactly employee performance has been evaluated and what he thinks of people criticizing him.
Xsolla fires 150 employees using big data and AI analysis, CEO’s letter causes controversy
Russian payment services company Xsolla has fired 150 employees at once. What caused controversy wasn’t the staff reduction itself but the CEO’s letter, in which he tried to explain the reason behind this decision.