Tag Archives: Merkur Gaming

Gauselmann centralises global sales capacity under German HQ

German gambling conglomerate Gauselmann Group has confirmed that corporate governance has undertaken a review of its sales and commercial structures. The review aimed to reflect Gauselmann’s changing commercial dynamics, which see the business generate ‘around 60% of its revenues within other European countries and beyond’.  Furthermore, a new group sales structure is required as the majority of new business growth …

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SkillOnNet powers Royalbet’s Europe launch


Royalbet has become the latest online casino brand to integrate SkillOnNet’s licensing and compliance protocols to launch to players in regulated markets around the world.  As a result, the new online casino has been able to offer over 3,000 slots and casino games to players in the UK, Sweden, Denmark and other jurisdictions across Europe that accept Malta-licensed brands.  A …

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Visionary Paul Gauselmann celebrates 60-years in gaming

On Monday 26 August, Paul Gauselmann – founder of German gaming machines conglomerate Gauselmann Group (Merkur Gaming) – celebrated his 85th birthday and six decades working in the gambling sector. The industry figurehead, referred to in Germany as ‘the Pope of the amusement business’, is recognised as one of the top German post-war industrialists, having grown Gauselmann into the lead supplier of …

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Merkur Gaming swept up by World Cup fever at Peru Gaming Show

Gaming and slot machine brand Merkur Gaming enjoyed a successful week at the Peru Gaming Show, where all things World Cup took priority. Held in the Peruvian capital of Lima, the 16th edition of the event coincided with Peru’s first involvement in a FIFA World Cup since 1982, resulting in a real party atmosphere throughout the city. Merkur played its …

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Gauselmann appoints Bruns & Lüngen as new Praesepe leadership duo

Gauselmann Group has moved to restructure the executive leadership of its UK arcade entertainment subsidiary Praesepe, confirming the appointments of Stefan Bruns as new CEO accompanied by Börris Lüngen as CFO. The duo will succeed current Praesepe leadership incumbent Nick Harding (CEO), who will take a UK market advisory position within Gauselmann Group. A senior partner of Gauselmann since 2014, Stefan …

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ICE 2015 set to become Germany’s international trade show

The cancellation of the IMA trade show, scheduled to take place in Düsseldorf in January 2015, will effectively make London’s ICE Totally Gaming the German industry’s ‘international trade show’ according to Lars Rogge, Managing Director of Bally Wulff, one of the principal German machine manufacturers. “I would expect there to be at least 300 of the most important German operators visiting …

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