Ciara Lally Joins Lottoland As Chief Legal and Compliance Officer
Ciara Joins from GVC Group
Gibraltar — World leading online lotto operator Lottoland has today announced the appointment of Ciara Lally as Chief Legal and Compliance Officer. Ciara will join Lottoland executive team and will be responsible for all of Lottoland’s legal, compliance and regulatory affairs.
Ciara joins from GVC Group where she has held various senior roles within the legal and compliance team over the past 9 years, most recently as Group IP Counsel, prior to that she has held assistant general counsel and regulatory affairs positions at Bwin and at Bet Victor.
Nigel Birrell, CEO of Lottoland welcomed Ciara to the company, saying: “I am delighted to announce that we have appointed Ciara as our new Chief Legal and Compliance Officer. Ciara brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to Lottoland, that we will benefit from as we grow and deliver our strategy.”
Ciara Lally commented: “I’m really pleased to be joining theLottoland team and can’t wait to meet everyone and get stuck in. Having been based in Gibraltar, I’ve been able to watch Lottoland launch and develop and I really admire how they have done so in such a regulated and competitive environment. I look forward to helping deliver the strategy and seeing the business grow.”
Ciara joins Lottoland with immediate effect and will report into Nigel Birrell.
Lottoland has grown rapidly to become a world leader in online lotto. Innovation, coupled with the freedom to offer players a unique and enhanced lottery experience, has been key to the company’s success. In June 2018, Lottoland paid out €90 million to one lucky winner in Germany – this win has been confirmed by Guinness World Records as the Largest online gamblingpayout. This is also the biggest payout for Lottoland to date.
The Gibraltar-based business is active in 15 markets, has over 350 employees, and more than 10 million customers worldwide.Lottoland is licensed and regulated by the Government of Gibraltar, the UK Gambling Commission, the Republic of Ireland National Excise License Office, theAgenzia delle Dogane e dei Monopoli in Italy, the Northern Territory’s Racing Commission in Australia and has recently received licences from the Swedish Gambling Authority, the Malta Gaming Authority and the Western Cape Gambling and Racing Board.
CONTACT: Laura Pearson, Head of Corporate Affairs, T +44 7818110616, E: Elaura.firstname.lastname@example.org
SOURCE: Lottoland (www.lottoland.com).