Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Welcomes New Business Development Manager, EMEA

December 10, 2021 | Vendor News

HAARLEM, The Netherlands (1 December 2021) – Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) is pleased to welcome Alberto Ruiz-Ocaña as a new Business Development Manager for EMEA.

Ruiz-Ocaña has more than 10 years of experience in licensing, compliance, and helping businesses develop and implement successful business strategies. His skills will help enable growth in European and LATAM markets. As Business Development Manager for EMEA, he will be focused on developing opportunities for GLI with new clients across all sectors of the industry including, online, land-based, and VLT Lottery.

Vice President Sales for GLI EMEA James Illingworth said, “Alberto is a great addition to the growing GLI EMEA team, and his experience and contacts, particularly in online gaming, will provide GLI with new opportunities in a rapidly expanding market. His language skills will be beneficial to many of our European clients, which will help us build even more contacts and clients in the EMEA markets.”

“I am really excited to be joining an industry-leading and respected global company. The EMEA team has already made me feel very welcome, and I look forward to helping them and GLI go from strength to strength,” Alberto said.

In his spare time, Ruiz-Ocaña is a national Fencing Referee for the Spanish Fencing Federation, a qualified fencing teacher, and speaks four languages including, Spanish, German, English, and French. He will be representing GLI at the World Gaming Executive Summit in Barcelona on the 6th-8th December 2021, so please come and meet the newest member of the team.

About Gaming Laboratories International

Gaming Laboratories International, LLC is committed to delivering the highest quality land-based, lottery, and iGaming testing and assessment services around the world. GLI provides suppliers, operators, and regulators with expert guidance for navigating the future of gaming and ensuring gaming innovations meet regulatory standards with confidence. Since 1989, GLI has certified nearly 2 million items and has tested equipment for more than 480 jurisdictions. GLI has a global network of laboratory locations across six continents, with U.S. and international accreditations for compliance with ISO/IEC standards for technical competence in the gaming, wagering and lottery industries. GLI was named “Best Laboratory” in the SAGSE Awards 2020, “Best Test Lab in the Baltics,” and “Best Test Lab in the Nordics” in the Baltic and Scandinavian Gaming Awards 2020. For more information, visit

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SOURCE: Gaming Laboratories International.

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