SBC News Rank promotes 'proven talent' Jon Martin to COO

Rank promotes ‘proven talent’ Jon Martin to COO

Rank Group Plc has promoted Interactive MD Jon Martin to the position of Group Chief Operating Officer (COO), confirming that he will assume the role during the summer. 

A five-year executive of Rank, Martin has led multiple divisions of the LSE gambling group including its Aspers Online brand and International operations. 

In his new position, Martin will maintain his role in strategising and overseeing the performance of Rank Interactive. In addition, he will be in charge of the evolution and implementation of Rank’s customer experience and service across all channels for the Mecca and Grosvenor brands

He will also be a key stakeholder in Rank’s ongoing development of its proprietary tech platforms, which aim to develop a new cross-channel experience that caters to the requirements of customers at Grosvenor and Mecca venues and online.

CEO John O’Reilly expressed his delight: “I am thrilled to see Jon take on a more extensive role at Rank, reflecting his unwavering dedication and contribution to our ongoing success in the digital gaming industry. I am confident that Rank will greatly benefit from Jon’s expanded responsibilities.”

Martin responded: “I am looking forward to spearheading the next phase of Rank’s expansion, focusing on a more integrated brand experience between our physical venues and digital services, while still maintaining our positive digital growth. A major priority will be to foster closer collaboration with our venue management teams, and employ our unique technology to enhance customer experience for both existing and prospective cross-channel customers.”

An executive search has begun for a new Managing Director for Rank Interactive, a position responsible for managing Rank’s digital business operations in the UK and its operations hub in Gibraltar.

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