Racing content and sports data provider SIS (Sports Information Services) has this morning confirmed the appointment of Kinna Patel as its new Head of Software Delivery.
Patel has previously held the position of Senior Delivery Manager at Ladbrokes, having been tasked with driving the internationally dispersed development team and supervising the operator’s sportsbook delivery across a number of jurisdictions.
As part of the new role with SIS, Patel will be responsible for ensuring that software projects are delivered across a whole range of SIS products, which will also extend to the recently launched esports betting product SIS Competitive Gaming alongside the supplier’s 24/7 live betting channels.
Commenting on the new job, Kinna Patel said: “I’m thrilled to have joined SIS and to be once again working within the sports betting sector, one of the most exciting industries in the world.
“SIS has a proud heritage of delivering end-to-end betting solutions, including live pictures of sporting events to operators all around the world, and I’m looking forward to being involved in a hugely successful operation to enhance it even further.”
Kinna joins SIS from car rental company Enterprise Rent-A-Car, where she held the position of Agile Project Manager for its European online booking system. Previously, she worked for payment systems company Vocalink, as well as RCI Banque and IT software and services company 1E.
Dominic Matthews, Chief Operations Officer at SIS, added: “Kinna’s appointment is fantastic news for SIS. She’s a highly-experienced individual who has worked for global organisations, with a track record for delivering major IT projects.
“With the addition of Kinna to our ever-expanding team, we’re in a strong position to continue providing our operator partners globally with a world-class service of 24/7 live betting content that helps drives bettor engagement and increases revenues.”