Tag Archives: sarah harrison
- 888 slapped with record $10M fine for failure to protect problem gamblers
August 31, 2017
The UK Gambling Commission has slapped online gambling operator 888 Holdings Plc. with a record £7.8 million (US$10 million) for failing to stop problem gamblers using its services. In an announcement posted on its website on Thursday, the British gambling watchdog found 888 liable for allowing over 7,000 customers who...
- Sarah Harrison: juggle regulation and innovation
November 21, 2016
In this interview with CalvinAyre.com’s Rebecca Liggero, Sarah Harrison of the UK Gambling Commission shares how governments could impose regulations without stifling gambling innovation. Regulation. Whenever people in the gambling industry hears this word, it freezes them from their tracks like danger. For many, they see regulation as a barrier...
- WrB London 2016 Recap
September 8, 2016
The second annual WrB London took place today at the OXO Tower with an overall theme of Responsible Gambling Innovation. Clarion identified the rising importance of responsible gambling thought our industry and created a rich agenda this year addressing issues such self-exclusion policies, analytics sharing, integration of responsible gambling and...
- UK Gambling Commission appoints Ofgem’s Sarah Harrison as new CEO
June 12, 2015
The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has picked Sarah Harrison (pictured) to replace outgoing CEO Jenny Williams. Williams is set to step down from her CEO role at the end of September and the search for her replacement has taken longer than expected. Harrison, who currently serves as senior partner of...