Industry turnkey solutions provider Pronet Gaming has confirmed the appointment of former William Hill Plc director Alex Leese as Chief Executive Officer.
In his leadership remit, Leese will be responsible for leading the turn new commercial drive and strategy into newly regulated markets – a key mandate following the sale of Pronet Gaming to an undisclosed private equity group.
Leese joins Pronet Gaming following a three-year stint at William Hill where he served as Director of Emerging Markets, spearheading a number of new market openings for the FTSE betting group.
Prior to joining William Hill, Leese held various managerial roles at Sportingbet, GVC Holdings and Offside Gaming, maintaining a 10-year executive career within the iGaming sector.
Ioannis Skoulides, Pronet Gaming’s new Chairman of the Board, said: “We are thrilled that Alex has joined Pronet Gaming as Chief Executive Officer.
“This is a pivotal time for the company given our aim to achieve listed status in the future. Alex’s expertise in international gaming operations will be instrumental as we embark on expanding our global footprint whilst also optimising our product and service offering.”
Alex Leese, CEO of Pronet Gaming, said: “I am delighted to be joining Pronet Gaming at such an important time for the business as it embarks on global expansion.
“Pronet Gaming already has an incredible client base of innovative and exciting operators and I look forward to ensuring they continue to receive a world-class product and experience.”