Newgioco Group adds Experience and Independence to Board of Directors as new faces bolster the team.
Newgioco Group, Inc, which provides regulated leisure gaming and wagering through licensed subsidiaries in Europe, announced the appointment of Kelly Ehler, Stefano Giorgi and Robert Stabile as independent members of the Company’s board of directors.
Kelly Ehler is a Chartered Accountant and former auditor with PWC and banker with Bank of Montreal. He currently sits on various corporate boards and board committees including additional roles as Audit Committee Chairman, assisting in audits, preparation and consolidation of financial statements for multi-currency and multijurisdictional public companies, drafting and review of legal agreements on acquisitions, shareholder agreements and mining related agreements.
Stefano Giorgi is a graduate of Communications Sciences from Viterbo, Italy and brings over 25 years of IT business experience holding various specialty competencies including Cloud based and BigData software architecture, customer development strategies with an in-depth knowledge of B2B responsibilities and Marketing Policy Definition. He has also served as a regional sales director for a wide range of clients from large corporate entities (TIM, Lottomatica) to government agencies (Autostrade, Poste Italia).
Robert Stabile is a Chartered Financial Analyst, and currently the CFO of Beanfield Technologies Inc., a leading independent telecommunications company based in Toronto, Ontario. Robert brings extensive and diversified financial analysis and modelling experience with him. Robert was recently a Portfolio Manager of Mutual Funds and Private Client Accounts at LDIC Inc. Prior to managing money, Robert was advising institutional investors as an Equity Research Analyst with CIBC World Markets, and then as an Equity Salesman and Partner at Paradigm Capital, a Canadian Investment Banking Firm. Robert holds an Honours Business degree from Wilfrid Laurier University.
“We’re extremely pleased to welcome Kelly, Stefano and Rob to our Board of Directors which now consists of three inside and five independent directors,” stated Company Chairman and CEO, Michele Ciavarella. “We are very confident that the strengthened composition of Company directors provides a depth of experience, leadership and good governance, to guide Newgioco through its future objectives.”
All three independent directors have been appointed under a casual vacancy and will put themselves forward for election at the next annual meeting of shareholders.
Newgioco Group, Inc., together with its wholly owned subsidiaries, is a fully licensed and integrated online and land-based leisure gaming operator. The company conducts its business under the registered brand Newgioco.
The company offers its clients a full suite of leisure gaming products and services, such as sports betting, virtual sports, online casino, poker, bingo, interactive games and slots, as well as owning and operating an innovative betting platform (www.odissea.at) providing both B2B and B2C bet processing.