Former Svenska Spel manager takes the position
A new appointment has been made at Swedish online casino group Mr. Green, that of Lars Olafsson as chief technical officer.
Olofsson's has 15 years of experience on the position in the management team for the Svenska Spel and Tipstjanst, but also in a number of bingo ventures.
It has been assessed by Mr. Green Managing Director Mikael Pawlo: “Lars Olofsson will be a great asset to Mr Green. He has a wide experience from both big companies like Svenska Spel and small startups. His hands-on approach, combined with strategic thinking will be crucial in speeding up our development speed and continuing to keep us ahead of the competition."
He also specified that Olafsson’s new responsibilities will include “all things technical” within the company, both in research and development as well as maintenance and systems development. He will also oversee the multi-channel international use of Mr. Green’s four different software providers: Nyx Interactive, IGT (Wagerworks), Net Entertainment and Betsoft Gaming.
In a comment on his new employment, Olafsson stated: “Mr Green has been executed fantastically, but now the company faces new challenges as it grows. I hope to be able to help Mr Green to make [a] great impact in the gambling industry through product procurement, [and] alignment of both systems and organization for an ever-changing landscape.”