11/20/2012 : SHFL HIRES HEAD OF ONLINE GAMING
Based in Gibraltar, will oversee B2B business throughout Europe
SHFL Entertainment Inc, formerly Shuffle Master, has announced the appointment of Nick Gabriel to the position Head of Online Gaming for SHFL.
Gabriel will be headquartered in SHFL's Gibraltar office where he will oversee the Company's provision of its iGaming B2B operations throughout Europe.
"Our investments in our interactive division support our goal of establishing SHFL as a leading go-to supplier of online and mobile casino gaming products, leveraging our relationships and replicating our success with our land-based business," said Gavin Isaacs, SHFL's Chief Executive Officer. "Our leading-edge technology and growing portfolio of compelling content, coupled with the recent addition of Nick Gabriel to our team, moves us one step closer to that goal."
SHFL's new Gibraltar offices house remote gaming servers that deploy SHFL's elastic cloud serving the Company's proprietary casino games, which include Three Card Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold ‘Em, and Casino War, to its B2B partners.
Gabriel has spent 12 years in the industry, previously serving as president of Duelring Ltd, an online player-to-player social gaming platform, prior to which he headed up development and product strategy for internet gaming operator Mansion. While located in California, earlier in his career, Gabriel held chief technology officer and chief financial officer roles with various gaming software, internet and entertainment firms.