The appointment comes as the software provider continues to make strong gains in the live casino industry and is growing the brands presence and footprint in regulated markets around the world.
According to reports, Richard Walker is a live dealer ‘veteran’ and has joined Stakelogic, having held previous roles at major operators and suppliers in the industry, including Evolution, Pragmatic Play and Caesars Entertainment.
Additionally, Walker brings a wealth of experience to the firm following his consultancy work with multiple high-profile gambling organisations in similar verticals.
What’s more, the new appointee will be be working closely with the existing team at Stakelogic to take responsibility for operations, studios, product and commercial.
Stakelogic has expressed delight at the new appointment to the Head of Live Casino role and are looking to utilise the knowledge and expertise of Richard Walker to continue pushing the boundaries and assist in becoming a top-level provider of live casino content.
Despite being one of the newest brands on the live casino scene, Stakelogic Live has hit the ground running and made significant progress in regulated markets around the world.
With that said, there is still major steps to take before the brand disrupts the live dealer industry but becoming the ‘best in the business’ is a goal that is within reach.
Stephan van den Oetelaar of Stakelogic commented on the role and shared his thoughts on the new appointment:
I am thrilled to welcome Richard to the team and for Stakelogic Live to benefit from his unrivalled experience and knowledge.
Stakelogic Live has achieved a great deal in a short space of time but under Richard’s leadership, we will undoubtedly be able to hit our goal of becoming the number one provider of live casino content in markets across Europe and beyond.
I have been particularly impressed with Richard’s passion and dedication, and looking forward to working with him closely over the coming months and years.
Richard Walker also shared comments on joining Stakelogic and what the firm looks to achieve:
I’m delighted to have joined a company with significant desire to grow and disrupt the live casino vertical.
Stakelogic Live may be the new kid on the block but we are aiming to be amongst the best in the business.
There is a fantastic team already in place here and it was an easy decision to join Stakelogic Live to continue the excellent progression already made along with driving the business forward and into the future.