London, 24th February, 2017 – IWG has strengthened its management team by appointing Leon Thomas to the role of chief commercial officer.
Thomas brings a wealth of iGaming experience with over 10 years in the industry. He joins the supplier from Mecca Digital, a current partner of IWG, having worked there as chief operating officer.
Prior to that he worked as managing director for Tombola.co.uk, overseeing a period of sustained success before taking his know how to the US market with Caesars and NYX Gaming Group Ltd.
Working out of IWG’s London base, Thomas will be responsible for growing the company’s industry position, as well as building upon and creating partnerships with lotteries and commercial brands.
Rhydian Fisher, CEO at IWG, said: “We are very pleased to welcome Leon to the team here at IWG.
“He has succeeded in our industry for many years now and the experience he brings will be invaluable to the future success of our company as we continue to grow into the wider commercial sector.”
Leon Thomas, CCO at IWG, said: “I am really excited to be taking the commercial reins at IWG, and look forward to helping to grow what is already a highly successful supplier in a fast-growing vertical within the industry.
“My previous experience makes this a perfect fit and I look forward to helping IWG cement its position as the world leader in instant win gaming.”