Wednesday August 1,2012 : NEW CHIEF FOR GREEK BETTING FIRM
 
Economist appointed
 
Konstantinos Louropoulos has taken over the reins as president and chief executive of Greek state-controlled betting company OPAP replacing Ioannis Spanoudakis.
 
An anonymous Government official said the sale of OPAP will be Louropoulos' main focus and the process is expected to begin early in the autumn reported Reuters.