Tag Archives: neil goulden
- Intertain appoints Sportingbet’s McIver as new CEO, plots corporate move to UK
June 28, 2016
Canadian online gambling operator Intertain Group has appointed former Sportingbet boss Andrew McIver as its new chief executive. In February, erstwhile Intertain CEO John Kennedy Fitzgerald announced he would be stepping down following a highly critical independent review of the company’s management incentive plan. On Tuesday, Intertain announced that McIver...
- The Guardian scrutinizes RGT chairman for conflicts of interest
January 8, 2016
British national daily newspaper The Guardian questions Responsible Gambling Trust (RGT) chairman Neil Goulden’s integrity as he lobbied on behalf of gambling industry while the RGT conducted research into fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBT). RGT, an independent charity in Britain devoted to minimizing gambling-related harm, launched the largest study of FOBTs...
- Association of British Bookmakers pushes back against FOBT hysteria
March 23, 2013
A study by Deloitte accountants says the UK betting industry contributed £2.3b to the country’s gross domestic product and supported around 38,800 jobs in 2011, the most recent year for which data is available. The study, titled The Full Picture: Measuring the Contribution of the British Betting Industry and commissioned...
- Outgoing Gala Coral chairman Goulden says no one cares about bingo
November 28, 2010
Neil Goulden is set to leave his position as chairman/interim-CEO of Gala Coral Group in January, to be replaced by Marks & Spencer’s Carl Leaver and Debenhams' Rob Templeman. Goulden is staying on as a Coral consultant for the next three years, but he also plans to become something of...
- Gala Coral pays retail for new CEO, chairman
November 10, 2010
Gala Coral has hired a new CEO to replace outgoing top dog Neil Goulden. Carl Leaver, formerly director at UK retailer Marks & Spencer, will assume the CEO mantle. The company is also bringing a new non-executive chairman, Rob Templeman, current chief exec at Debenhams. That’s two key appointments from...
- Gala-Coral hoping for Goulden year
July 19, 2010
Ditched by your partner, £10million down, all amidst an almost year long re-structuring of the company you chair. As years go, it couldn’t get much worse. It now looks as though the chairman of Gala-Coral, Neil Goulden, could be heading in the right direction, and that will be music to...
Gala Coral earnings rise on “outstanding year” from online operations
November 21, 2014
Jesper Jensen of Samvo Interview – Asian vs. UK Sportsbooks
September 14, 2012
Latvia, Bulgaria, Hungary add more sites to blacklists
September 18, 2014