Wednesday August 13, 2014 : NEW COMMERCIAL CHIEF FOR BETFRED
 
Russell Young replaces departing director Rakesh Chablani.
 
Following the departure of commercial director Rakesh Chablani, the UK online and land betting group Betfred has announced the appointment to the post of Russell Young, a senior manager who has been with the group since 2009.
 
Young's responsibilities include the performance of all Betfred brands and the commercial challenges attached thereto, with special focus on steering the company into the new point-of-consumption regulation and tax regime due to implemented later this year in the United Kingdom.
 
Young will report direct to Betfred managing director John Haddock.