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SKS365: Alexander Martin is the new CEO, Andrew McIver appointed Non-Executive Chairman

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Andrew McIver appointed Non-Executive Chairman

 A solid experience in betting & gaming to strengthen its market position and customer experience

 SKS365 continues its journey of strengthening its regulatory and market operations by announcing the appointment of two new executive hires: Alexander Martin will take up the role of Chief Executive Officer, whilst Andrew McIver assumes the role of Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of SKS365. Both roles are fundamental to the next phase of growth and evolution of SKS365.

The SKS365 Malta Holding Board says: “This is an exciting time for SKS365, where we see strength and momentum across all segments of the business and great opportunity for future growth”.

Alexander Martin, was previously Chief New Media Officer and Executive Board Member of Gauselmann AG, holding the positions from 2014 to 2018. He brings a career of experience in both strategic leadership as well as sports betting, online gaming and digital transformation in multinational companies. Prior to 2014 he spent 15 years as Top Management Consultant at A.T. Kearney. The SKS365 Board welcomes him: “We are delighted that Alexander Martin will join our company as CEO. Alexander will be responsible for driving SKS365 through the next phase, building on the solid foundation and momentum achieved by the SKS365 employees under the current leadership team. His expertise in retail, online, global strategy and leadership combined with his strong industry knowledge and energy, make him ideally suited to further accelerate SKS365’s growth.”

On his new appointment Mr. Martin commented: “I feel very honored and proud to be offered this exciting and unique opportunity to lead this market leading brand. With the team of professionals, we will work to improve our excellent market position by growing our product and customer experience. I am delighted to factor all the experience that I gained in the field in a moment that is crucial for the company’s expansion.

Andrew McIver is a recognized and respected industry leader with a wealth of expertise in regulating sports betting and online gaming. A Chartered Accountant by training, he held the position of CEO, Jackpotjoy PLC from 2016 to 2018, and prior to that he was CEO at Sportingbet PLC from 2006 to 2013. He has also undertaken Non-Executive roles with firms in other industry.

As SKS365 Board “we are delighted to welcome Andrew McIver as non-Executive Chairman of the Board. Andrew is a highly successful and well-regarded business leader who brings an unparalleled breadth of experience in leadership roles in the gaming industry. With his experience, expertise and vision, Andrew is uniquely qualified to support the management team to continue the exceptional growth of SKS365. We look forward to working with him.” On his Non-Executive position, McIver commented “I have built my career in the gaming industry and I am delighted to say that this role will afford me the opportunity to work with Alexander and his management team and play an instrumental part in the growth of this business at an exciting time in its history”.

The announcement of these key appointments of two, well respected industry figures reinforces the ongoing support and investment from the shareholders to truly realize the ambitions of SKS365 and Planetwin365.

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Singular Wins Rising Star in Baltic Sports Betting Technology at BSG Awards

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Singular has been awarded “Rising Star in Baltic Sports Betting Technology” at the Baltic and Scandinavian (BSG) Awards 2020 in Tallinn, Estonia.

Traditionally, the MARE Balticum Gaming Summit features the BSG Awards with the gala night moved online this year. Professionals from the sports betting field attending the Gaming Summit casted their vote for the companies that have made a substantial contribution to the industry in the passing year.

“We take particular pride in winning an award that highlights the technology of our Sports Betting Solution. Deep in its DNA, Singular has always been and continues to be a tech company working with gifted people and stellar technology to deliver an outstanding experience.” says Darko Gacov, Singular’s co-founder.

At the end of 2019, Singular released the 4th generation of their Sports Betting Platform that has given player personalization a new flavour. Accompanied by a pro-trading functionality and powerful risk management, the solution has positioned Singular as innovation leader within sports betting. The new upgraded solution has facilitated entry into three newly regulated markets for Singular. Details to be announced after the brands go live later this autumn.

The MARE Balticum Gaming Summit was the first live conference since lockdown measures and travel restrictions were lifted for the majority of the European countries. Adapting to the circumstances the event took a hybrid approach giving the community in the Baltic region an opportunity to meet in person, but also connect with the rest of the iGaming community online.

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Online Casino & Sportsbook BETZEST™ goes live with leading Casino provider JFTW™

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Online Casino & Sportsbook BETZEST™ goes live with leading Casino provider JFTW™
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Online Casino and Bookmaker Betzest™ increase their offering in a new partnership with leading casino provider JFTW™.

The agreement covers JFTW™ full collection of games including popular slots like Tiki Vikings, Amazing Aztecs, Shogun of Time, Goldwyns Fairies, Ruby Casino Queen, Lucky Links, Rainbrew, Sidewinder, Deco Diamonds, Treasure Skyland and many more.

This is another massive step in Betzest™ fast growth. The company is looking forward to announcing more cooperation’s with other leading providers lined up in Q3, 2020.

Marius Filip, Founder/CMO at Betzest, said: We are excited to conclude another cooperation with leading casino provider JFTW™. Their slot games matches our Betzest Casino profile perfectly. We are always looking to improve the Betzest™ Casino product for our players and we trust that their highly innovative and entertaining slot games will play an important part in making Betzest™ this year’s leading casino and sportsbook operator. A big thank you to our Betzest team for this great accomplishment and to JFTW™ team for their continuous support during the process. We’ve had an exceptionally fruitful 2020 already, with a remarkable collection of world-class casino providers and payment methods on the way, I’m certain the best is yet to come.”

 

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Betway increase La Liga presence with Real Betis shirt sponsorship

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Two-year deal increases company’s European football portfolio.

Global online betting and gaming company Betway has signed a two-year deal to become the official shirt sponsor of Spanish top-flight football club Real Betis Balompié.

The partnership will see the Betway logo appear on the famous green and white jersey from the start of the 2020/21 La Liga season as well as around the perimeter of their Benito Villamarin stadium.

Anthony Werkman, Betway, CEO said: “Real Betis play in one of the most popular leagues in the world, where we already have a tremendous presence. We couldn’t be happier to be partnering with one of the established clubs with a great history. We look forward to showcasing Betway to their fans and the people of Seville.”

Ramón Alarcón, General Director of Business of Real Betis Balompié added: “At Real Betis we have been working in the digital environment for many years to increase the value of our advertising assets. This sponsorship agreement, which is the most important quantitatively in our history, recognises this work, for which we are proud. In addition, the agreement comes with a leading company in the sector, with scrupulous compliance with current regulations.”

Betway have been prominent shirt sponsors and betting partners in La Liga since 2018, as well as sponsoring Premier League club West Ham United in England since 2015, in addition to many other deals in the sport throughout the continent.

 

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