SBTech appoints Jeremie Kanter as Chief Compliance lead

Sports betting technology supplier SBTech has this morning confirmed the appointment of Jeremie Kanter as its new Chief Compliance Officer (CCO).

A seasoned industry executive Kanter joins SBTech’s leadership team from competitor Playtech Plc, where he most recently served as Head of B2C and Network Services compliance (2015-2018).

SBTech confirms that Kanter will be based on the Isle of Man, directly reporting to Chief Executive Richard Carter, who commented on the appointment:

“Jeremie is a fantastic addition to the senior team and I’m delighted to be able to bring hm on board. His experience in setting the highest standards possible, his meticulous approach to encouraging and implementing best practice and navigating some of the most complex issues in the industry will be vital as we continue to launch in newly regulated and regulating markets.”

Leading SBTech’s compliance capacities, Kanter will be tasked with growing and maintaining the technology group’s high standards of compliance across global business units, operating in new and existing markets supplying all functions of global betting’s value chain.

Furthermore, SBTech details that Kanter will be a key leadership stakeholder in developing the firm’s long-term sustainability directives.

Jeremie Kanter, Chief Compliance Officer, SBTech, said: “I’m thrilled to join SBTech and already know the team well following many years in the industry. SBTech already sets the benchmark when it comes to compliance and I’m looking forward to the challenge of raising those standards to an even higher level across the business’s leading technology, tools and processes.

“Compliance is an enabler to sustainably and significantly growing the business and achieving even more success, and I’m very excited with the plans the company has for the future.”