With plenty of comings and goings around the industry, allow CasinoBeats to give you the rundown on a number of recent manoeuvres.

Videoslots

Ulle Skottling has been promoted to the position of deputy chief executive officer a Videoslots, officially beginning the new role at the turn of the month.

The Swede joined the online brand as chief operating officer in September 2016 after a two-year spell at NetEnt, where he had risen to become deputy managing director.

As a result of the promotion, Skottling will now focus on building the company’s cooperate structure and organisation as it strives to ascend to the next level.

Alexander Stevendahl, Videoslots chief executive officer, said: “Ulle has worked tirelessly to get Videoslots to where we are today and fully deserves his new title and position of authority.

“We now have the opportunity to grow the business, not only in terms of the huge range of games for which we have become famous, but into new regulated markets where we can entertain a new generation of players with those games.”

Salsa Technology

Salsa Technology has appointed Alberto Alfieri as chief operating officer, as the igaming turnkey services provider aims to accelerate its growth momentum.

A seasoned industry executive, Alfieri served as CCO of European multi-brand online casino operator Evoke Gaming prior to the firm’s acquisition by Mr Green.

In his CCO remit, Alfieri will be tasked with leading the development of Salsa Technology’s commercial projects, product roadmap and the firm’s intended operational recruitment drive to pursue new market openings within South America.

“Salsa Technology’s expansion has been exceptional and I’m honoured to be able to play a major role in the company’s next chapter,” Alfieri noted.

“Focus will be on strengthening Salsa’s market leading position in LatAm and accelerating European progress through the omni-channel platform and game aggregation platform which includes proprietary content. We will also boost the range of tools we can offer to our clients to ensure player protection across our products.”

PointsBet

Sara Perlman has joined NBC Sports Edge and PointsBet, the official sports betting partner of NBC Sports, as a sports betting host and content creator.

In her role, Perlman will double as a host and moderator for daily and recurring video, helping create betting-related content to showcase PointsBet’s unique and premium platform. She will interact with the betting community at large, as well as the firm’s existing client base, providing entertainment via information and analysis.

“Sara is a tremendous addition to the PointsBet content team,” said Johnny Aitken, CEO of PointsBet USA. “She brings a wealth of experience as both a multimedia talent and a seasoned bettor.

“Our fans, clients, and the larger sports betting industry will enjoy her energy and appreciate the insights Sara will deliver regarding PointsBet’s premium product and ever-changing offerings.”

Continent 8 Technologies

Global network solutions provider Continent 8 Technologies has strengthened its global sales team with the appointment of Melissa Lamb.

Set to be based from the organisation’s offices in Ta’Xbiex, Malta, the appointment as part of the global sales team comes as the firm seeks to expand its customer base both in Malta and beyond.

David Black, managing director of EMEA at Continent 8 Technologies, stated: “We were delighted and humbled by the exceptional candidates showing interest in Continent 8 for this role.

“In the end Melissa’s knowledge, not only of the local business community but also her extensive international experience, made her the ideal candidate. We are delighted she chose to work for Continent 8 and I have no doubt she will be a great asset to our growing business, and for Malta.”