Amaya Inc. has appointed Dr. Jerry Bowskill as chief technology officer with immediate effect.
Bowskill, who will report directly to chief executive officer, Rafi Ashkenazi, will hold responsibility for the overall technology performance and strategy of the business.
He will lead a team of over 300 technologists and developers worldwide and execute the strategic technology vision of the business to maximize the potential of its expanding product suite.
“Jerry’s wealth of technical expertise and commercial experience will be a great asset for our gaming and interactive brands. I look forward to working closely with him again,” Ashkenazi, said.
Bowskill joins the company from Partis Solutions where he served as a technology consultant, prior to which he was the chief technology officer of TouchTunes Interactive Networks, and chief architect at Scientific Games, among other roles including a founding stakeholder and the Chief Technology Officer of SG Interactive.
He also served as technology and solutions Director at Playtech plc (LSE: PTEC), following its acquisition of Gaming Technology Solutions in 2009, where he was a co-founder and served as the Director of Technology and Division Chief Executive Officer.