New York-listed Scientific Games Corp has appointed Jordan Levin as the next chief executive of its interactive division SG Digital.

Levin will assume leadership of SG Digital in the coming weeks as executive vice president and group chief executive officer, replacing incumbent Matt Davey.

Levin has been with Scientific Games for 12 years, with the company noting his influence as a driving force behind its interactive and digital strategies.

He currently serves as senior vice president for corporate development, where he led the acquisition and integration of NYX Gaming Group, having previously launched and served as president of SG Interactive.

His new role will see him assume responsibility for defining SG Digital’s overall strategic direction and overseeing all functions of the business.

Shares in Scientific Games Corp. (NSQ:SGMS) closed in New York Friday, prior to the announcement, up 0.57 per cent at $15.85 per share.

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