Simon Wykes has stepped down as MD of Intertain, a subsidiary of Gamesys, the company has announced.

Wykes’ resignation follows on from the completion of the acquisition by Gamesys – formerly JPJ Group – of the business of Gamesys (Holding), excluding sports brands and games.

Wykes remains on the board of directors of Gamesys in the role of transition director for a 12-month tenure, beginning upon the closing of the acquisition.

Gamesys brands include Jackpotjoy, Vera&John and Botemania.