Scientific Games has announced new additions to its Gaming leadership team, with Matt Wilson joining the company as Executive Vice President and Group Chief Executive, Gaming on March 1, 2020. Siobhan Lane will assume the new role of CCO, Gaming on February 1, 2020.
Already in place is Connie James, who joined SG as CFO, Gaming on January 6 while Derik Mooberry, who has served as the Gaming Group Chief Executive, will be transitioning to a strategic advisory role to support the new leadership team.
Wilson, formerly Aristocrat President and Managing Director, Americas, is an accomplished industry leader known for delivering double digit growth, capitalizing on new business opportunities and developing strong customer relationships.
Lane, who most recently served as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Gaming Operations at Aristocrat Technologies, has over 12 years’ experience in the gaming industry and a proven track record of driving business results through strong strategic and executional alignment with a focus on building high performing teams and developing an engaging culture.
James, who hails from Aristocrat Technologies where she served as CFO of the global, land-based gaming division, has a history of delivering successful business, cultural and financial transformations.
“We have assembled an impressive leadership team that will complement the existing leaders and talent in our business, further strengthening our great organization and enabling our future potential,” said President and CEO Barry Cottle.
“We are committed to making great games and products players and partners love. A strong team of passionate people is the foundation of any great business and will further solidify our position as the world leader in gaming entertainment.”