An announcement came this week from SHFL Entertainment Inc (formerly Shuffle Master) that it has appointed Nick Gabriel to the position of its Head of Online Gaming.
His duties in SHFL's Gibraltar office where he will be stationed include overseeing the Company's provision of its iGaming B2B operations throughout Europe.
Prior to this, Gabriel has spent 12 years on senior positions in the industry, including that of president of Duelring Ltd, an online player-to-player social gaming platform, as well as those of head of development and product strategy for internet gaming operator Mansion, chief technology officer and chief financial officer roles with various gaming software, internet and entertainment firms.
Commenting on the new appointment, Gavin Isaacs, SHFL's Chief Executive Officer said: "Our investments in our interactive division support our goal of establishing SHFL as a leading go-to supplier of online and mobile casino gaming products, leveraging our relationships and replicating our success with our land-based business. Our leading-edge technology and growing portfolio of compelling content, coupled with the recent addition of Nick Gabriel to our team, moves us one step closer to that goal."