Tag Archives: Andy Wright

Sporting Group doubles down on B2B business following Sporting Index sale

Andy Wright, Sporting Group

Andy Wright, CEO of Sporting Group, has issued a statement in the wake of the sale last week of the firm’s B2C brand, Sporting Index, to Spreadex. Underlining the rationale behind the transaction, he commented: “Sporting Index has been an integral part of Sporting Group for over three decades, serving as a pioneer in spread and fixed-odds betting and earning …

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Sporting Solutions agrees three-year partnership with CSGOEmpire

Sporting Solutions agrees three-year partnership with CSGOEmpire

Sports betting technology provider Sporting Solutions has announced the signing of a new three-year partnership today with CSGOEmpire. Under the terms of the deal, Sporting Solutions will provide the esports and sports betting operator with its Odds Services Plus service. In a statement, the tech firm said that the deal “solidifies CSGO’s commitment to utilising Sporting Solutions’ Odds Services Plus, …

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Sporting Solutions launches esports offering via Pandascore partnership

SBC News Sporting Solutions launches esports offering via Pandascore partnership

Sports betting technology firm Sporting Solutions has today announced that it will introduce its esports offering to partner and prominent esports provider Pandascore.   In a statement confirming the development, Sporting Solutions said that the integration with Pandascore provides its partners with all major markets for CSGO, Dota 2 and League of Legends, which will be delivered through Pandascore’s expert dedicated …

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Sky Bet and Sporting Solutions partnership to surpass nine-year mark

SBC News Sky Bet and Sporting Solutions partnership to surpass nine-year mark

Sporting Solutions has renewed its long-standing partnership with sports betting group Sky Bet – a key brand within Flutter’s UK and Ireland division.  This renewal aims to further demonstrate Sky Bet’s commitment to utilising the sports betting technology provider’s pricing and trading services, throughout 2024.  In detail, the operator will continue to benefit from Sporting Solutions’ comprehensive trading services and …

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Betting Innovation Centre ‘fills the gaps’ in World Cup wagering

SBC News Betting Innovation Centre ‘fills the gaps’ in World Cup wagering

The Betting Innovation Centre, a joint venture from Stats Perform and Sporting Solutions, has launched its first B2B product set. Opta BetBuilder Plus has been developed for the upcoming World Cup, as well as other football competitions, seeking to ‘unlock the true potential’ of player props and same-game betting for both operators and bettors.  The product aims to ‘fill the …

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Andy Wright: Betting Innovation Centre will enrich the player stats experience

Andy Wright, Sporting Group

Ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, betting companies are placing a large focus upon the ‘home betting experience’ – and one way to do this is through enhanced data offerings. According to Andy Wright, CEO of Sporting Group, the launch of the new Betting Innovation Centre will enable operators to offer more in-depth player stats markets. Discussing Sporting Solutions’ …

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Stats Perform and Sporting Solutions to debut Betting Innovation Centre

SBC News Stats Perform and Sporting Solutions to debut Betting Innovation Centre

Stats Perform and Sporting Solutions will work together to explore and develop new B2B products with the launch of the “Betting Innovation Centre”. The two companies believe that the new Betting Innovation Centre will connect pricing and content at scale, allowing partners to “unlock the true potential of popular betting experiences like player propositions and bet builders”. Shane Gannon, SVP …

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Major regional developments under the microscope at Betting on Sports Europe

SBC News Major regional developments under the microscope at Betting on Sports Europe

Next week’s Betting on Sports Europe conference will feature extensive analysis and discussion of major developments taking place in the European betting industry. Hosted at Stamford Bridge, the home of 2020/21 UEFA Champions League winners Chelsea FC between 9-11 November, the event will see six tracks of panels and presentations, including the Betting Around Europe track where an ensemble of …

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FDJ appoints Andy Wright as new CEO of Sporting Group  

SBC News FDJ appoints Andy Wright as new CEO of Sporting Group  

Groupe FDJ has confirmed the inbound appointment of Andy Wright as Chief Executive of Sporting Group, the sports betting technology unit of the Paris-listed gambling group. Wright will replace Sporting Group CEO Simon Trim, who has chosen to end his 23-year association with the company where he has spent the last five years as Chief Executive, leading the technology group …

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New look Tabcorp refreshes Executive Management team

SBC News New look Tabcorp refreshes Executive Management team

Australia ASX-listed Tabcorp Holdings has undertaken a series of ‘Executive General Management’ appointments seeking to strengthen its leadership team, following the firm’s merger enlargement with main market rival Tatts Group plc. Last week Tabcorp governance confirmed the appointment of Luke Waldren from online competitor  Sportsbet.com.au (Paddy Power Betfair) as new Executive General Manager of Group Marketing. The ASX enterprise details …

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