888 Holdings Acquires William Hill International

By | July 5, 2022

888_holdings_acquires_william_hill_international888 Holdings, one of the most famous B2B brands in the iGaming industry, announced that the company has taken another important step that will significantly improve its position in the industry.

It recently announced its entry to Virginia, and on that occasion, launched its SI Sportsbook in the state.

This time, this popular brand entered into an acquisition deal with the well-known operator, William Hill, to acquire a partner’s non-US business from.

Significant Move

After the agreement was concluded, 888 Holdings announced that it had set up a leadership team, adding that William Hill’s CEO Ulrik Bengtsson and chief financial operator Eric Hageman would leave this community.

Among the veterans who will continue cooperation with 888 are ‘’CEO Itai Pazner with CFO Yariv Dafna to be his right hand, chief strategy officer Vaughan Lewis, chief operating officer Guy Cohen and not-so-long-ago presented chief risk officer Harinder Gill.’’

Harinder Gill will take up his position starting on August 3.

As we assumed, it was announced that changes will take place within the company in order for it to achieve great success. The brand wants to ‘’reach re-tax cost synergies of at least £100m’’ by 2025.

Itai Pazner, CEO of 888, said: “I am delighted to announce the completion of our transformational combination with William Hill. We have built an outstanding leadership team, combining strengths from across both businesses, and as I look at the future, the combination of our product and content leadership, powered by our proprietary technology, and our world-class brands, gives us a powerful platform for growth. I’d like to thank Ulrik and Eric for the great job they have done at William Hill and I wish them well for the future.”

Lord Mendelsohn, Chair of 888, added: “This combination brings together two high-quality businesses to create a powerful, global betting and gaming business. We believe the acquisition will create significant value for shareholders, creating a combined business with leading technology, products, and brands across sports betting and gaming. With a top quality management.”

888 Holdings is one of the most famous operators in the iGaming industry. It is one of the first to step into the recently regulated Ontario market, and on that occasion, brought its offering to this state. Players who decide to check out the operator’s platform will have the opportunity to meet various fantastic products developed by some of the most famous developers in the industry.

Source:

“888 Holdings Completes Acquisition of William Hill International’’, europeangaming.eu, July 4, 2022.

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