Markus "Kjaerbye" Kjaerbye has left Astralis and joined North.

Astralis took to Instragram to thank Kjaerbye for his time with the organization and wish him luck with North.

North also released a Youtube video on Friday to celebrate the transaction.

North will play their first match with the new roster in the European closed qualifier for IEM Katowice, which takes place this weekend. They are also confirmed for cs_summit 2, which will run from February 8-11. North now have: Denmark Mathias "MSL" Lauridsen Denmark Philip "aizy" Aistrup Denmark Valdemar "valde" Bjørn Vangså Denmark Daniel "mertz" Mertz Denmark Markus "Kjaerbye" Kjærbye Denmark Alexander "ave" Holdt (coach) Denmark René "cajunb" Borg (backup) Denmark Kristian "k0nfig" Wienecke (backup)