Malta and UK-licensed casino games developer Playson has appointed Lars Kollind as business development manager.

Kollind will be based at Playson’s global headquarters in Malta and tasked with leading the expansion of the company’s operational portfolio.

He joins the supplier from Global Gaming, where he served as head of B2B until November 2018, prior to which he served as global sales director for Aspire Global.

“We’re delighted to start 2019 by announcing Lars’ appointment. His proven ability to work with a wide range of operators, as well as his deep understanding of global markets, makes him a perfect fit for us,” said Playson managing director Ivan Farrugia.

“I'm very confident that he will play a major role in helping us achieve our growth targets and contribute to our success for many years to come, as we look to take the business to the next level.”

Kollind said of his new role: “I am thrilled to join Playson, and I’m confident that my skills and experience, along with the quality of its portfolio, will enable me to achieve great results. Playson’s experience across multiple sectors, as well as its state-of-the-art slots give it great potential. I’m looking forward to expanding on their existing commercial achievements.”