GiG Names Phil Richards as CFO for Its Platform & Sportsbook

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG), the iGaming technology solutions and services provider, has announced the appointment of Phil Richards as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for its Platform & Sportsbook division, in a move to strengthen its leadership team.

Phil Richards joins GiG as CFO for Platform & Sportsbook.

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Richards has held many senior positions in major companies, most recently as Corero Network Security plc where he served as CFO. Additionally, he gained extensive industry experience with roles at Kambi, Shell, and KPMG in the iGaming, cybersecurity, and accounting sectors.

In his position as CFO, Richards has been tasked with bringing financial discipline to the company to support the provider in meeting its strategic objectives.

An example of the company’s growth is the recent GiG launch of its SweepX platform in the US.

I am delighted to be joining GiG at such a pivotal moment in the Company’s growth story. The strength of the product and market reach, coupled with a best-in-class management team will enable the Company to rapidly expand and gain market share. Working alongside such an experienced executive team will allow me to further support the continued evolution of GiG’s Platform, cementing its position as the market leader for Operators globally.

Phil RichardsChief Financial Officer at GiG Platform & Sportsbook

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GiG is Assembling a Strong Leadership Team in the Division

In this statement, the iGaming provider said the company was intent on bringing together a strong senior leadership team and sees Phil Richards as a major part of this transition.

GiG gave details of Richards's responsibilities, which will include overseeing mergers and acquisitions and investor relations. He will also play a pivotal role when the planned Platform & Sportsbook listing at Nasdaq Stockholm takes place.

Phil’s appointment is another significant step towards helping us reach the high bar we have set for the business. We are completing a process of bringing together the strongest leadership in sports betting and iGaming, and I am confident that his arrival will help further fuel our strategic plans, establishing us as a leader across the iGaming industry.

Richard CarterCEO for Platform & Sportsbook at GiG


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