SBTech has appointed Dave Hammond as its new chief operating officer.


Hammond has 25 years of experience in the industry, having previously worked at companies such as Inspired Gaming and Paddy Power Betfair. 

In his new role, he will manage the global operations of SBTech, with a focus on operations and delivery as the company continues to expand in existing and new regulated markets. His remit also involves overseeing the company’s technology, research and development, operations and business analytics teams.

Richard Carter, CEO, SBTech, said: “We’re delighted to have appointed Dave, whose vast operational experience and proven track record of implementing high growth strategies in a host of senior industry roles will add huge value to the company as we continue to grow in the 20-plus regulated markets we currently operate in.

“Dave will work closely with myself and the senior management team across all areas of the business to ensure we not only meet but exceed our customers’ expectations in 2019 and beyond.”

Hammond said: “I’m thrilled to have joined SBTech. The company’s proven omni-channel full platform technology is widely used and is rapidly being adopted by numerous well-known sports betting, gaming, horse racing and lottery brands on an international scale. I look forward to accelerating this growth as the business and its innovative products continue to break new ground, furthering our partners’ reach and maximising their revenue.”