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Address: Urs Graf-Strasse 1, CH-4052, Basel, Switzerland
E-mail Address: Yvonne Schnyder
Phone: +41 61 313 20 20
Fax: + 41 62 313 20 21
Key People: Yvonne Schnyder, Reidar Nordby Jr. and Hans Vigmostad

Background Information

The Creation of the Swiss-Based Gaming Resource Group

BASEL, Switzerland (August 26, 2009) -- It is with great pleasure that Yvonne Schnyder, Reidar Nordby Jr. and Hans Vigmostad announce the official establishment of GRG – Gaming Resource Group, a Swiss-based company designed to help operators and suppliers maximize their business opportunities.

GRG Team
The GRG Tean: Hans Vigmostad, Yvonne Schnyder and Reidar Nordby Jr.

Company services will include:

  • Mergers &  Acquisitions
  • market expansion through structural moves
  • financing of business initiatives
  • high level consulting regarding future potentials

GRG believes that the gaming industry will experience significant changes in the years to come. With markets opening up for players, new alliances are emerging and traditional borders diminishing - providing challenges as well as opportunities. By focusing on value creation, GRG aims to produce maximum success for clients in this changing environment. Our company strategy is designed to deliver results.

A short background of GRG Partners is as follows:

  • Reidar Nordby Jr.’s career has included the WLA Presidency from 2001-06, CEO of Norsk Tipping for nearly 20 years, and Chairman of the Board for various companies. Mr. Nordby’s career has been highlighted by development and implementation of various innovative and profitable initiatives.
  • Yvonne Schnyder has been General Secretary of two major lottery member organizations – the WLA and Intertoto as well as owner of YSLTD – and has long experience in the gaming industry with a vast network of contact with the public and private sectors.
  • Hans Vigmostad’s successful career has included the position of CEO of a major gaming supplier (EssNet), leading the change of EssNet from being a company with 20 MEUR in turnover in 2000 to a company with 80 MEUR in 2005.  Amongst the strategic moves that EssNet made during these years was the formation of EssNet Interactive (today Ace Interactive).

 We hope you will take the time to visit GRG’s new website at: and invite you to either have a telephone conversation or to visit us at GRG’s Basel, Switzerland headquarters for a confidential discussion concerning how the company can support and assist you in the future. GRG will also be represented at some of the major upcoming regulated lottery events.




Reidar Nordby Jr.
mobile +47 900 24 200
Yvonne Schnyder
phone +41 61 313 20 20
Hans Vigmostad
mobile +47 954 53 388





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