Following a thorough international search, UK bookmaker Ladbrokes plc confirmed Tuesday the appointment of former Sporting Index Chairman and Chief Executive Richard Glynn as the company's new Chief Executive. Glynn takes up his new role on April 22nd, replacing incumbent CEO Christopher Bell.
Live TV gaming specialist NetPlay TV plc said Tuesday that Gavin Whyte has resigned from his position as Group Managing Director with immediate effect, having decided to explore new opportunities and establish his own mobile gaming business.
The Ontario government has confirmed the appointment of Paul Godfrey, President and CEO of the National Post newspaper, as the new Chairman of the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) alongside the appointment of five new members to the company's board. The appointments follow last year's expense account scandal at the company which led former OLG Chairman Michael Gough and the entire Board of Directors to stand down.
Scientific Games Corporation said Monday that it has created a new Chief Executive role at its wholly-owned gaming subsidiaries The Global Draw Ltd and Games Media, as it seeks to integrate the Videobet gaming platform into their offering and capitalise on its recently launched partnership with Playtech.
As the state government looks to strengthen integrity assurance in the Victorian racing industry following revelations of corruption across the three racing codes in recent years, the Australian state of Victoria has appointed former Police officer and corporate security specialist Sal Perna as its inaugural Racing Integrity Commissioner.
Leading UK retail derivatives provider City Index has appointed Rank Interactive's former Finance Director, Nigel Rose, as its new Chief Financial Officer where he will play a pivotal role in formulating and delivering the company's strategic objectives.
Strengthening its commitment to social responsibility, online betting exchange Betfair has appointed Malcolm Bruce, former Chief Executive of the UK's Responsibility in Gambling Trust (RIGT), as the company's new Head of Sustainable Gambling.
GTECH Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lottomatica Group, has announced the promotion of Matthew Whalen to Senior Vice President of Global Technology Solutions, who will report directly to GTECH President and CEO Jaymin B Patel.
Live TV gaming specialist NetPlay TV plc has appointed Charles Butler, former Chief Executive of Bowman International, as its new Finance Director following the resignation of Nichola Halverson.
Atul Bali, the president of GTECH's online division GTECH G2, has tendered his resignation and will take up a new position at GTECH's parent company Lottomatica Group.
Australia's Tabcorp has concluded its search for a new Managing Director of its Wagering Division with the appointment of David Attenborough, current Chief Executive Officer of South African wagering operator Phumelela Gaming and Leisure Ltd.