Sunday, January 29, 2023

Tag: CEO

Sokratis Kokkalis becomes Intralot CEO

INTRALOT S.A. announces that, effective today, the Chairman of its Board, Mr. Sokratis Kokkalis, assumes also the duties of Chief Executive Officer, following the resignation of Mr. Kerastaris as CEO and Executive Member of the Board of

Parimatch’s CEO wins accolade at the SBC Awards 2018 in London

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Parimatch’s CEO, Sergey Portnov won the highly coveted "Leader of the year" award at the SBC Awards held in London. The category celebrates the achievements of the most influential industry figures, with Sergey

“Africa has the potential to be one of the largest legal online gambling markets in the world.”

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Susan O’Leary, CEO of Alderney eGambling, discusses the opportunities and challenges Africa presents iGaming operators and suppliers, and what they need to do for successful market entry. Africa has the potential to be one of the largest legal online gambling...

Sky Bet boss Richard Flint named UK’s best CEO

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Sky Betting and Gaming CEO Richard Flint has been named as the UK’s best CEO of 2018 in Glassdoor’s Employee Choice Awards. The sixth annual award ceremony saw Flint - who has headed the company for nearly 20 years - beat competition from Microsoft boss

The Malta Gaming Authority appoints Heathcliff Farrugia as new CEO

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Heathcliff Farrugia is to be appointed CEO of the the Malta Gaming Authority. Farrugia joined the Gaming Authority in the role of chief operations officer in 2014. He held this position for two years until his appointment as chief regulatory officer in 2016. In this role, he was responsible for all the regulatory activities of the MGA with specific focus...

ICSS CEO to co-chair Sports Betting USA

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The sport industry dimension of the betting debate will be very much to the fore following confirmation that Emanuel Medeiros, founder and former CEO of the Association of European Professional Football Leagues (EPFL) and currently CEO at the International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) Insight, has accepted an invitation to chair the opening day of the inaugural Sports Betting...

Jackpotjoy names David Flynn as new boss of Vera&John

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Jackpotjoy plc has appointed David Flynn as the new CEO of its Vera&John division, as effective from next month.   The company’s online casino business acquired Vera&John in December 2014. Flynn was most recently the group chief commercial officer at NYX Gaming Group Limited, where he was responsible for NYX’s revenue generation world-wide. With more than 14 years in the iGaming business...

Clarion publish comprehensive Gaming Africa agenda

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Clarion has published the Agenda for the inaugural Gaming Africa Conference, which is taking place across 24 and 25 October in Johannesburg. The agenda, for the free-to-attend business event, is available to download from the dedicated website,   Created as a networking opportunity for both the industry and its regulators to share knowledge and best practice, Gaming Africa will feature...

Japan Gaming Congress approaches capacity as delegates head to Tokyo

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The Japan Gaming Congress (JgC) which is being held across 10-11 May at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Tokyo, is close to capacity with over 420 delegates now registered for the event.   JgC will feature thought leaders including, Mark Frissora, CEO, Caesars Entertainment; John Raczka, Former Vice President Entertainment Development & Operations, Melco Crown Entertainment; Masayo Watanabe, Senior Manager Sub-Leader for the Integrated Resort Support Office, Ernst & Young Japan; Masahiro...

Political pitfalls shroud Hill’s underdog CEO

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The appointment of Philip Bowock from interim to permanent CEO at William Hill has not come without its critics, nor will it be without challenges for the relatively inexperienced chief exec.   After a weary nine months of searching for a chief executive, and amidst mounting challenges for the firm, British bookmaker William Hill has settled on the controversial appointment of...

52 thought leaders to speak at GiGse 2017

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The organisers of this year’s GiGse conference have confirmed a total of 52 thought leaders from across the industry for the upcoming event in April   April's GiGse, the first to be held at the Marriott Marquis Marina, San Diego (26th - 28th April), will feature a total of 52 thought leaders who will deliver 40 hours of insight over two...