Gumpoldskirchen, July 2016 – Friedrich Stickler, a long-standing member of the Board of Österreichische Lotterien GmbH and six years as President of the European Lotteries association, became a consultant for the NOVOMATIC Group on July 1.
Stickler will support NOVOMATIC with his decades of expertise and experience in the field of gaming and lotteries. NOVOMATIC CEO and Chairman of the Board, Harald Neumann, said: “Friedrich Stickler is an internationally recognized expert, who will make valuable contributions, particularly in our newest segment of lottery technology and lottery services.” Stickler will support, among other things, NOVOMATIC Lottery Solutions GmbH in the fields of product development, business development and employee training.
Friedrich Stickler added: “I am delighted to be joining the most innovative and successful gaming group in Europe. NOVOMATIC Lottery Solutions is currently the most modern and progressive player in the lottery sector, which is at the beginning of a promising development phase. I am very proud to be able to contribute to the success here.”
The NOVOMATIC Group is one of the biggest international producers and operators of gaming technologies and employs more than 24,000 staff worldwide. Founded by entrepreneur Professor Johann F. Graf in 1980, the Group has locations in more than 50 countries and exports high-tech electronic gaming equipment and solutions to 80 countries. The Group operates more than 235,000 gaming terminals in its some 1,600 plus gaming operations as well as via rental concepts.
Through its numerous international subsidiaries the NOVOMATIC Group is fully active in all segments of the gaming industry and thus offers a diversified omni-channel product portfolio to its partners and clients around the world. This product range includes land based gaming products and services, management systems and cash management, online/mobile and social gaming solutions as well as lottery and sports betting solutions together with a range of sophisticated ancillary products and services.