The Board of Directors of Atlantic Lottery is pleased to announce the appointment of Patrick Daigle as the organization’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Daigle began his tenure with Atlantic Lottery in 1997 and served as Chief Financial Officer prior to being appointed Interim President and CEO in February 2021.
Sean O’Connor, Chair of Atlantic Lottery’s Board of Directors, said Daigle’s nearly 25 years of senior leadership experience will be a valued asset to the organization in its ongoing evolution as a modern gaming experience company.
“The Board of Directors’ succession committee followed a rigorous hiring process to ensure we identified the best candidate for this position,” O’Connor said. “We are pleased that candidate was Patrick Daigle, who brings many years of proven experience and knowledge of Atlantic Lottery’s operations to the role.”
Daigle’s senior leadership experience includes finance, supply-chain management, human resources, risk management, Board governance and information security.
“I am honoured to continue in the role of President and CEO and lead the Atlantic Lottery team into this next chapter,” Daigle said. “We will continue to put Atlantic Canadians first, balancing social responsibility with sustainable profits to help support our region.”
Atlantic Lottery’s Board of Directors is responsible for the process of selecting and appointing the President and CEO, which began in February 2021 with the assistance of recruitment firm Boyden Canada.