Auf wiedersehen… Werner Becher confirms Interwetten leadership departure

Werner Becher long-term Chief Executive of DACH markets betting group Interwetten Sports (Interwetten.com) has confirmed his leadership departure via a LinkedIn post.

“Today I informed Interwetten employees today that I will step down as CEO at the end of 2018.” Becher’s Linkedin update.

A seasoned European IT and media executive, Becher has led Interwetten since 2011, converting the sportsbook into one of the most recognised DACH market betting (Germany, Switzerland and Austria) brands.

“In seven very successful years, we managed together to more than double turnover to 1.5 billion Euro based on very high profitability. I´m looking forward ramping up a new challenge in 2019 and I’d like to thank everyone at Interwetten for the fun, energy and support provided on this particular journey…#Interwetten” Becher adds in his statement.

Contacted by SBC, Interwetten Sport details that corporate governance will confirm the departure of Werner Becher to investors and the media within the coming days.

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