Ross Haselhurst has been named as the new Digital Delivery Director for mkodo, strengthening the company’s digital expertise.
In a newly created role, Haselhurst will take responsibility for mkodo’s product delivery as well as ensuring that “projects and processes are matured to drive results for clients”.
“It is a fantastic opportunity for me to join mkodo and the Pollard family and to be working across several key projects to help grow and mature the business,” said Haselhurst, celebrating his new role.
“mkodo has a fantastic client base and I look forward to bringing premium digital products and player engagement solutions to our partners. The market is still ripe for innovation and mkodo is in a great place to offer operators and their players that.”
In addition, the new Digital Delivery Director will oversee the project management team and quality assurance as he helps to maintain high standards of delivery throughout the company.
Based in Newcastle, Haselhurst joins mkodo’s executive team from gaming platform provider Bede Gaming, where he held the role of Head of Platform before being promoted to Commercial Director and part of the executive management.
His appointment comes at a time when mkodo has significantly grown its team following its acquisition by Pollard Banknote in February 2020.
In a statement, mkodo said: “The mkodo executive team is delighted to welcome Ross to the company. His industry expertise and experience will play an important role in taking mkodo to its next level of growth.
“The industry’s focus on offering premium digital products to its players is stronger than ever and this, coupled with the significant projects in the pipeline, make it an exciting time to join the mkodo team.”