Michael Quartieri has been appointed to the Gambling.com Group board of directors, as the company looks to continue its growth in the online gambling market.
Previously CFO of Dave and Buster’s Entertainment and EVP and CFO at Scientific Games, Quartieri has extensive industry experience, managing over $700m in acquisitions and spearheading the $352m SciPlay Corporation IPO.
He assumed his new role on the Gambling.com board on 30 June 2022, after a recommendation by the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. In his new position, he will serve as a member of the Audit Committee as well as the Nominating and Governance Committee.
Gambling.com CEO Charles Gillespie said: “Michael brings an exceptional track record to Gambling.com Group and is a renowned and highly respected executive within the gaming and entertainment industry, as well as among institutional investors and analysts.”
“His broad business acumen in operations, mergers and acquisitions, international business, capital formation, and investor relations will be a great asset to our board of directors.”
Quartieri also served as EVP, CFO and Corporate Secretary of global media company LiveOne, where he led the company’s financial operations and strategic initiatives. He also spent nine years with Las Vegas Sands, holding positions including SVP, CAO and Global Controller.
Quartieri said: “I am excited for the opportunity to join Gambling.com Group’s board of directors and work with the management team as the company continues its growth as a leader in performance marketing for online gambling.”
“Charles, along with his co-founder and COO Kevin McCrystle, has built a successful international business that is well positioned to take advantage of one of the largest U.S. growth opportunities today – regulated online sports betting and iGaming.”