888 Holdings, the parent company of 888casino, 888sports and 888poker, declared that they have appointed Itai Frieberger as the new Chief Executive Officer of the company.
Before becoming the chief executive officer of the company, Freiberger worked as the Chief Operating Officer since 1st April, 2011, and became a part of the Board on 13th May, 2015.
In a note given to the press on 2nd March, the 888 Holdings also stated that Brian Mattingley, the Executive Chairman of 888 since 13th May, 2015, has been appointed as a Non-Executive Chairman of 888 with immediate effect.
Itai Frieberger, the new CEO, told that this is really an honor for him to be appointed as the new CEO of 888 Holdings. They have magnificent brands, world class gaming platforms, as well as unrivalled analytics and marketing talents. All of this is underpinned by a dynamic, expert and talented team, and together they are looking ahead to building on 888’s success for their customers, shareholders and colleagues.
Speaking about the decision to keep Mattingley as the Non-Executive Chairman of the company, Freiberger added that Brian has been an integral part of the 888 team for more than a decade and guided 888 with distinction during a transformational period for the Company. As per his opinion, Mattingley has been important to the Company’s reversal and development including the introduction of 888’s operations in a number of new regulated markets.
Mattingley said that Freiberger’s guidance the company would carry on to grow by further developing their 1st class customer offering, unrivalled proprietary technology, and leading back-office systems. The Board is quite confident that this appointment reinforces our ability to continue to deliver value for all 888’s stakeholders in the years to come