The Government of Quebec has appointed Ann MacDonald as chair of the board of directors of provincial lottery operator Loto-Québec.
MacDonald assumes the role on June 27, having served on the board of directors since 2019.
“The Board of Directors join me in congratulating Ann MacDonald on her appointment,” said Loto-Québec president [...]
New York-listed social gaming operator Playtika has promoted Erez Rachmil to its executive team to serve as chief technology officer.
Rachmil has been with Playtika for seven years, joining the operator as an IT director and most recently serving as senior vice president of research and development for Playtika’s casual games [...]
Sports data and technology provider Sportradar has appointed Lynn McCreary as its new chief legal officer.
McCreary brings more than three decades of business, legal and financial experience to Sportradar, having most recently served for 11 years at Wisconsin-based IT services provider Fiserv.
Prior to that she was a partner at [...]
1X2 Network has appointed Gordon Lotter as chief technology officer with responsibility for its 1X2gaming and Iron Dog Studio subsidiaries.
Lotter will work to ensure that the company remains at the forefront of technology through innovation and that technical implementations align with other parts of the business.
He brings more than 16 [...]
Prague-based eSports betting provider Oddin has named former Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) chair Becky Harris as an advisor.
Harris is currently a Distinguished Fellow in Gaming and Leadership with the International Gaming Institute at UNLV in Nevada, having finished her term as chairwoman of the NGCB in 2019. She [...]
Casino games provider Playson has appointed Tamas Kusztos to the newly-established role of chief commercial officer (CCO).
Kusztos brings a wealth of iGaming industry experience to the role, having served at Quickspin, Betsson Group and most recently as head of sales and account management at Kalamba Games.
He will be responsible for [...]
Sydney-listed online betting and gaming operator PointsBet has appointed Teresa Fiore as responsible gambling and corporate social responsibility manager.
Fiore joins the operator from the Massachusetts Gaming Commission, where she oversaw GameSense, a $3m responsible gaming program that served over 300,000 patrons across three land-based casinos.
"I am delighted to have [...]
Microgaming has strengthened its senior leadership team with the appointment of Julie Allison as director of markets.
Allison brings more than 10 years of iGaming experience to the role from the likes of NetEnt, Red Tiger and Paddy Power Betfair and will lead the expansion of Microgaming's online casino offering in [...]
Online casino operator PlayStar has appointed industry veteran Dan Alexander to its senior management team ahead of its debut in New Jersey later this year.
Alexander will serve as chief operating officer, leveraging his decade of experience in the industry to build the foundations of the brand's online casino product.
He most [...]
Britain’s Gambling Commission has appointed Andrew Rhodes as interim chief executive.
Rhodes will assume the role later this month for an 18-month term, having most recently served as registrar and chief operating officer of Swansea University.
His prior experience includes senior roles at a range of organisations including the Department for Work [...]
Malta-based casino games developer Swintt has appointed Tereza Melicharkova as its new head of marketing.
Melicharkova brings a wealth of experience to the role, having previously served at Pariplay, Relax Gaming, Pragmatic Play and NetEnt, and is tasked with driving awareness of Swintt's brand and product offering among operators and the [...]
SAZKA Group's UK division Allwyn has brought in Dr Mark Griffiths as the latest appointment to its advisory board.
As part of the company’s bid for the next UK National Lottery licence, Dr Griffiths will work closely with Sir Keith Mills to advise on player protection safeguards, while developing close relationships [...]