Friday, September 18, 2020

Tag: Appointment

Work hard, play hard: Parimatch means business in esports

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Parimatch has shown its ambition to remain at the forefront of the esports betting market with the appointment of Counter Strike 1.6 and CS:GO legend Daniil ‘Zeus’ Teslenko as brand ambassador.

Pragmatic appoints new chief executive, Ashley Lang

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Online gambling software provider Pragmatic Solutions has appointed Ashley Lang, a director at bet365 and the founder of Odobo, as its new chief executive.

MoneyMatrix appoints Samoil Dolejan as Chief Executive Officer

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MoneyMatrix is pleased to announce the appointment of Samoil Dolejan as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer effective immediately.

JCM Global names Dana Talich VP of finance and legal

JCM Global has promoted Dana Talich to vice president of Finance and Legal. She is based in the company’s Americas headquarters in Las Vegas. In her new role, Talich oversees all financial and legal activities for JCM Global, as well as regulatory and product compliance, and information technology. “We are proud to name Dana as JCM’s new Vice President of Finance...

Jaap Kalma appointed CCO at SBC

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SBC has confirmed the permanent appointment of Jaap Kalma as its new Group Chief Commercial Officer. Kalma has been working with SBC for the past four months in an interim role as business development director overseeing the growth into the sports sponsorship industry, having already partnered with SBC to launch the SBC Sponsorship Forum at last year’s Betting on Football...

Portugal mulls tax with committee appointment

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With a multi-ministry government committee given until 27 February to deliver its findings on the prohibitive Portuguese online sports betting tax, gaming lawyer Joao Alfredo Afonso predicts change, although opposition within the committee itself may be the…

EveryMatrix appoints Rafael Campuzano as Chief Technology Officer

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EveryMatrix is delighted to announce the appointment of Rafael Campuzano as its new Chief Technology Officer. Former Bit8 CTO moves to EveryMatrix to strengthen its technical operations and manage very fast-growing casino volumes. Rafael will lead...

SBTech scores new COO with Dave Hammond appointment

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SBTech has announced the appointment of Dave Hammond as Chief Operating Officer, tasked with overseeing the company’s technology, research and development, and business analytics teams. The former commercial operations director for Paddy Power Betfair

Annexio appoints Sebastien Jeanneau as director of operations

Sebastien Jeanneau has been appointed to the Board of Annexio, taking up the role of Director of Operations as the lottery services company continues to expand its reach in new markets. Previously Head of Operations, Sebastien joined Annexio…

Gala Bingo founder returns to put ‘buzz’ into bingo

Gala Leisure has appointed John Kelly, founder of the Gala Coral Group, as non-executive chairman. Kelly has been recruited after serving as chairman of betting giant Ladbrokes Coral until it was bought by online rival GVC. The appointment comes after Gala Leisure

Therese Hillman appointed new Group CEO of NetEnt

The Board of Directors of NetEnt has appointed Therese Hillman new Group CEO of NetEnt, with immediate effect on May 22, 2018. Hillman has been Chief Financial Officer of NetEnt since January 2017 and acting CEO since March 2018. Before joining NetEnt…

WeAreCasino appoints Marko Jelen as new director of sales and business development

Slot and video bingo games provider and distributer, WeAreCasino, has appointed Marko Jelen as the new director of sales for Eastern Europe, CIS Countries and Middle East. With a strong background and experience in Land based Casinos he approaches the online…

Interblock appoints Joseph Friedman to stadium implementation manager

Luxury gaming manufacturer and electronic table game market leader Interblock® has announced the appointment of Joseph Friedman as Stadium Implementation Manager, reporting directly to Stanley Banks, Project Director for Interblock.

Peter Zäll joins Betsson as chief strategy officer for the Swedish market

Bettson has announced that Peter Zäll will be joining the company on May 1st 2018 and will be based at Betsson’s operational headquarters in Malta. He was previously VP product & marketing at Svenska Spel and has also held a number of management positions in retail businesses and consumer marketing. “I am delighted that Peter has decided to be part of...

CasinoCoin appoints former IGT Senior Director as CCO

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The CasinoCoin Foundation, a non-profit entity supporting the cryptocurrency CasinoCoin, appointed Ashish Tawakley, previously of IGT, as their Chief Commercial Officer.   With over 15 years gaming experience, Tawakley will lead commercial operations for the CasinoCoin Foundation, working closely with the Foundation’s Board of Trustees and Advisory Board. He will be involved in advancing the Foundation’s main aim of promoting the...

NYX Gaming Group senior appointment boosts commercial division

NYX Gaming Group Limited, a market-leading supplier to casino, sportsbook, lottery and bingo operators across the globe, has enhanced its commercial team with the appointment of Steve Mayes as its new Third-Party Sales Director. Mayes joins from Playtech where he first worked as part of the Ash Gaming Commercial team, and more recently held the position of Commercial Director for...

Pragmatic Play appoints Harry Biring to aid expansion

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The international slot developer, Pragmatic Play, has hired SG Interactive’s Harry Biring who will oversee Pragmatic’s global expansion.   Pragmatic Play has announced the appointment of Harry Biring as its Senior Business Development Manager following his three-year spell as a senior account manager at SG Interactive. Biring also previously worked as marketing director for Betsoft Gaming and held positions at Smart Gaming...

OtherLevels bolsters senior management team

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The digital marketing platform, OtherLevels, has strengthened its senior team with the appointment of new Head of Professional Services and Customer Success.   OtherLevels has confirmed the appointment of Andy Dellbridge as its new Head of Professional Services and Customer Success. I worked very closely with OtherLevels during my time at Camelot, using its digital messaging techniques to improve customer engagement, loyalty...

Jackson named as Paddy Power Betfair’s new CEO

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Following Breon Corcoran’s decision to step down as CEO of Paddy Power Betfair, his successor has been confirmed as WorldPay PLC’s Peter Jackson.   Paddy Power Betfair PLC has announced that Breon Corcoran will step down as CEO and following a rigorous and extensive succession process, the Board has confirmed that Peter Jackson will become the Group's new CEO. Corcoran advised the...

Leigh Nissim joins Scientific Gaming

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Scientific Games has named Leigh Nissim as its Managing Director, B2B Interactive to lead Remote Game Server, SG Universe™ businesses.   Scientific Games Corporation has appointed Leigh Nissim as the Company’s Managing Director, B2B Interactive with responsibilities for overseeing the Company’s Remote Game Server (“RGS”) and SG Universe businesses. Nissim, who will based in London with global responsibilities, brings extensive online gaming...

SIS names Dominic Matthews as new COO

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Dominic Matthews, formerly Retail Operations Director at Ladbrokes, has been appointed to the newly-created role of Chief Operations Officer at SIS.   SIS (Sports Information Services) has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of Dominic Matthews in the newly-created role of Chief Operations Officer. Matthews joins from Ladbrokes, where he held a number of senior positions during a 26-year period...

Scientific Games appoints Shawn G. Williams

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The gaming industry tech developer, Scientific Games, has named Shawn G. Williams as Chief Human Resources Officer with immediate effect.   The appointment will see Shawn G. Williams as Chief Human Resources Officer reporting directly to Scientific Games Corporation’s Chief Executive Officer Kevin Sheehan. Williams' appointment comes as Gary Melampy, the Company's current CHRO, has announced his retirement. Shawn brings over two...

New SIS Sales Director to support international growth

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The leading retail and online betting supplier, SIS, has appointed Sandra McWilliams as its new Sales Director to drive its international push.   Sandra McWilliams has been named as Sales Director for SIS in a move the company claims supports its on-going efforts to further drive its offer internationally, as well as expanding its customer base in the UK and Ireland. SIS...

Scientific Games Corporation appoints new President

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Karin-Joyce Tjon named as Chief Operating Officer and President for Scientific Games.   The leading industry technology provider, Scientific Games Corporation, confirmed it has appointed Karin-Joyce ("KJ") Tjon as Chief Operating Officer and President, effective February 13, 2017. Tjon will report directly to Scientific Games' Chief Executive Officer Kevin Sheehan, who said, "We have tremendous confidence in KJ's ability to lead our...

NOVOMATIC appoints new Vice President of Global Sales

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Lawrence Levy will direct global sales at NOVOMATIC as of February 1, 2017.   The renowned international operator of gaming technologies, NOVOMATIC Group, has confirmed the appointment of Lawrence Levy to Vice President of Global Sales. Taking over the role as of February 1, 2017, Levy will be driving development and sales for the company as well as pushing forward into new...

Aspire Global strengthens commercial leadership with new sales director

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The leading iGaming provider Aspire Global has confirmed that Lars Kollind will be its new B2B sales director to continue the company’s rapid growth.   Aspire Global has confirmed the appointment of Lars Kollind as its new sales director responsible for sales in the company’s B2B division. The leading iGaming solution provider claims the appointment will seek to strengthen their commercial arm...

EveryMatrix appoints Matthew Colledge as Chief Technology Officer

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The iGaming software provider, EveryMatrix, has confirmed that Matthew Colledge has been selected as the company’s new CTO.   EveryMatrix has announced that technologist Matthew Colledge will be assuming the position of the company’s new Chief Technology Officer. Bringing 20 years of IT experience and over 14 years iGaming industry knowledge, EveryMatrix has confirmed that Matthew’s appointment is a major step forward...

EveryMatrix names chief commercial officer

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EveryMatrix introduces Nicolas Fleiderman as its new CCO to expand the company’s customer base   EveryMatrix has announced the appointment of Nicolas Fleiderman as the new Chief Commercial Officer. As part of his executive position, he will be responsible for the EveryMatrix commercial strategy, supporting clients' growth and driving new businesses, as well as leading the account management, sales and marketing...

Cem Miralay promoted to CCO of William Hill

William Hill governance has promoted group director of change Cem Miralay to the leadership position of chief customer officer (CCO) of the FTSE-listed sports betting operator. Miralay joined William Hill this May from European market competitor Betsson AB where he served as chief product officer (2013 – 2016). The promotion to CCO sees Miralay take on certain responsibilities of the chief...

NetEnt appoints Therese Hillman as new CFO

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Swedish games software developer NetEnt has hired Therese Hillman of Unibet as the new CFO.   NetEnt, the nordic gaming developer based in Malta has announced Therese Hillman as the chief financial officer of the expanding company. Therese Hillman is a member of the board of directors at Unibet and has spent the past five years as CEO of Gymgrossisten, a subsidiary...