Wednesday September 19,2012 : INDUSTRY APPOINTMENTS
Fantasy Sports and Aussie Tatts
London-based Fantasy League Ltd has appointed seasoned industry executive Simon Grieve to assist in the business' strategic development drive.
Grieve has held executive positions in both the online gaming and gambling sectors with Talarius Plc, IGT and Wagerworks, VIS iTV, Global Interactive Gaming, The Irish Times and Firststake.
A specific focus on the e-gaming market and extending the Company's geographical reach are key responsibilities for Grieve.
Fantasy League.com offers its own-branded consumer facing games as well as bespoke white label solutions to customers that include The Sun, ESPNScrum, William Hill, The Football League, McDonalds and Barclays.
Further afield, Australian gaming company Tatts Group Ltd has appointed Robbie Cooke as chief executive officer and managing director, effective January 2013.
Cooke currently holds the position of group chief executive and managing director of online travel company Wotif.com. He will succeed Dick McIlwain as head of the Group, Mcllwain also holds the position of chaiman at Wotif.com.