OpenBet, the sports betting business of Scientific Games, has appointed two experienced executives to its senior management team.


Florian Diederichsen joins OpenBet from DAZN as chief technology officer, tasked with evolving OpenBet's modular sports product offering and accelerating the next generation of sports betting entertainment through the use of cutting edge technologies.

Diederichsen has a wealth of experience having held CTO roles at several major sports organisations, including DAZN where he oversaw the development of the company's OTT sports service.

Jessica Feil joins OpenBet from the American Gaming Association to become OpenBet's VP, regulatory affairs and compliance as the business prepares for exponential US and international expansion in 2022 and beyond.

Fell most recently held the position of vice president, government relations and gaming policy counsel at the AGA, where she was one of North America's leading legal and regulatory experts.