Leon Thomas appointed chief commercial officer
London, February 2017 – IWG has strengthened its management team by appointing Leon Thomas to the role of chief commercial officer.
Thomas brings a wealth of iGaming experience with over 10 years in the industry. He joins the supplier from Mecca Digital, a current partner of IWG, having worked there as chief operating officer.
Prior to that he worked as managing director for Tombola.co.uk, overseeing a period of sustained success before taking his knowhow to the US market with Caesars and NYX Gaming Group Ltd.
Working out of IWG’s London base, Thomas will be responsible for growing the company’s industry position, as well as building upon and creating partnerships with lotteries and commercial brands.
Rhydian Fisher, CEO at IWG, said: “We are very pleased to welcome Leon to the team here at IWG.
“He has succeeded in our industry for many years now and the experience he brings will be invaluable to the future success of our company as we continue to grow into the wider commercial sector.”
Leon Thomas, CCO at IWG, said: “I am really excited to be taking the commercial reins at IWG, and look forward to helping to grow what is already a highly successful supplier in a fast-growing vertical within the industry.
“My previous experience makes this a perfect fit and I look forward to helping IWG cement its position as the world leader in instant win gaming.”
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IWG is a world leader in supplying online, instant win games to lotteries and commercial brands and platforms in the online gaming industry. It has over 12 years’ experience of making top selling, high quality instant win games and the strategic know how to make them work.
IWG has launched over 300 games that perform consistently at the highest level, engaging and retaining players while driving excellent results for customers. It has the knowledge to deliver a winning portfolio of games, the experience to make it grow and the sales figures and data to back this knowledge up.
IWG delivers an end-to-end solution covering all aspects of game development and portfolio management and a Remote Game Server (RGS) delivering content in multiple regulated jurisdictions from data centres in the UK, Gibraltar, Canada and North America. It has a broad library available via the RGS with games covering many proven themes and mechanics that can be developed into an ideal offering for a partner’s instant win portal.