Changing component lead to an existing user gives error "user does not exist".

I am changing an existing component's lead. The new lead exists and can do all other tasks in jira, but I get the error message "user does not exist". I can change to other users, just not this particular one.

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Check if that user have the appropriate roles to view your project.

He does. Has the same as the current lead.

Is the account "Active"? 

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