Bischoff takes over new position
The latest news from betting exchange Betfair involve an announcement that the company has started filling the gaps made by a number of resignations in its middle and senior management structure this year, by appointing a new Director of Information Systems, Michael Bischoff who is coming to Betfair from the position of Director of Global Technical Services at LCH.Clearnet.
On his new position, Bischoff will lead a team of 120 technologists and be in charge of coordination of the company's information systems across Europe and the USA.
According to Tony McAlister, Chief Technology Officer of Betfair, “I am delighted to welcome Michael to Betfair as part of a senior technology team which continues to grow in stature and strength. Michael’s experience serving major international stock exchanges will help us as we continue our global expansion.”
Commenting on his appointment, Michael Bischoff said: “I am very pleased to be joining Betfair at this exciting time for the company and I look forward to bringing my experience in the media, telecoms and most recently, financial services sectors, to bear in this new role.”