Christian Stuart will lead BetMakers Technology Group’s expansion across the US market after being selected as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer of North America.
With nearly two decades of experience in the US gaming industry, Stuart has previously held executive leadership positions with Caesars Entertainment Inc.
During his Caesars tenure, he served as SVP Business Development of Caesars Digital, Head of Caesars Sports and Online Gaming and EVP Gaming & Interactive Entertainment.
“I am excited about the opportunities that lay ahead for BetMakers both in the US and globally. BetMakers’ suite of innovative products and existing US management team has created an opportunity for the company to quickly expand across the US,” commented Stuart.
“I look forward to joining the team, exceeding the goals of existing partners, and positively impacting the future of the US racing industry.”
Confirming his appointment, BetMakers praised the new CEO’s leadership expertise in developing world-class gaming strategies, executive operations management, facilitating large scale mergers and acquisitions, and building online gaming and sports betting divisions.
Todd Buckingham, BetMakers’ Group CEO and Managing Director, added: “We have been investing heavily in the US market for the past three years while at the same time building up a US-focused management team.
“As a next milestone in these efforts, I am excited that Christian is joining the BetMakers leadership team as CEO of North America, given his vast leadership experience in the US gaming industry.
“North America is a critical market for our company with its potential for significant growth on the back of the widespread US sports betting expansion and the potential growth of fixed odds wagering.”