Tag Archives: Richard Glynn
- 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...
- World Gaming Executive Summit 2015 this July
June 23, 2015
Now on its 9th year, the World Gaming Executive Summit 2015 returns at W Hotel Barcelona, Spain on July 6–8, 2015. With over 280 participants (82% of whom hold boardroom/ executive level positions) the World Gaming Executive Summit is the only forum in the world where the industry’s elite CEOs from...
- 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 Exits: Ciaran O’Brien leaves for Hill; Richard Glynn gets £846,000 and more
April 7, 2015
Ladbrokes Director of Corporate Affairs Ciaran O’Brien has resigned to join competitor William Hill as Director of Corporate Communications. O’Brien joined Ladbrokes in 1994 and has held a key role in molding Ladbrokes Plc’s corporate communications and public affairs. "I’ve had a fantastic ten years at Ladbrokes but William Hill...
- Ladbrokes election bet site overshadowed by former CEO Glynn’s Tory endorsement
April 2, 2015
UK-listed bookmaker Ladbrokes is perhaps ruing the launch of a new General Election-focused microsite just as its new CEO was distancing the company from his predecessor’s public endorsement of the Tory party. On Wednesday, the betting firm launched The Ladbrokes Lowdown – General Election 2015, which offers punters real-time updates...
- Ladbrokes names digital director Jim Mullen as new CEO
March 20, 2015
UK bookies Ladbrokes have promoted digital director Jim Mullen (pictured) to the CEO role soon to be vacated by Richard Glynn. Mullen, who was lured over from rivals William Hill in 2013, will assume the CEO mantle effective April 1, the day after Glynn rides off into the sunset. Lads...
Ladbrokes Australia fined (again) for inducing gamblers
April 7, 2017
UK watchdog spanks four online operators for affiliate advertorial
September 13, 2017