James Henderson discusses the key issues he faces after taking over from Ralph Topping as chief executive officer of William Hill.

Replacing as colourful and successful a chief executive as Ralph Topping must have been a daunting task for the William Hill board. Not only did they have to replace a forty-year veteran of the business, but a veteran behind a series of transformational deals that has cemented the company’s place as a leading international gaming operator.

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