Tag Archives: Peter Erskine
- Betfred eyes shops from Ladbrokes-Coral merger
December 8, 2015
Another bookmaker is on the lookout for soon to-be offloaded betting shops from the Ladbrokes-Coral merger. Fred Done, co-owner of UK-based bookmaker Betfred, plans to buy as many as 500 betting shops, which he believes will be sold to satisfy competition concerns of the £2.3b Ladbrokes-Gala Coral merger. “If somebody...
- Peter Erskine to step down as Ladbrokes Chairman; Smurfit Kappa CEO eyes Paddy Power chairmanship
May 8, 2015
Ladbrokes chairman Peter Erskine has announced that he is to step down from his position this year, with the search for his replacement now underway. Senior non-executive director John Kelly will lead the search Erskine’s successor while he works with the board to ensure a smooth transition once a new...
- Ladbrokes CEO Richard Glynn to step down in 2015
December 3, 2014
UK-listed betting operator Ladbrokes will soon have a new captain at the helm after embattled CEO Richard Glynn (pictured) announced he would step down in April 2015. In a statement released on Wednesday, Glynn said it had been his “privilege” to lead Lads through its ongoing efforts to jumpstart its...
- Ladbrokes Profits Drop 32.8% as the CEO’s Pay Increases by 85%
March 19, 2014
It’s a pretty simple formula used in business all over the world. Hit your targets and you will be rewarded for it. Not so at Ladbrokes, who have decided to take a very different approach indeed. The 2013 Annual Report is out and the beleaguered CEO Richard Glynn has stolen...
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