NeoGames subsidiary and slot studio Wizard Games has appointed Benedict McDonagh as Managing Director as it looks to “make a major splash in regulated markets around the world”.
Bringing over 18 years of igaming experience to the role, McDonagh will use his industry knowledge as part of the company’s management team, headed by Adrian Bailey, Managing Director at Pariplay, also under the NeoGames banner.
Bailey commented: “Our studio division Wizard Games continues to make great strides in regulated markets all over the world and this progress is down to the quality of people we are able to bring into the business.
“Benedict’s vast industry experience will provide great benefits for Wizard Games and we believe he will be a superb addition to the team.”
McDonagh joins the role from Green Jade Group, a company that he co-founded five years ago and held a role as CEO. The Wizard Games Managing Director also brings deepened industry experience from previous roles at Mr Green, PokerStars and Betfair.
Commenting on his appointment, Benedict McDonagh, Managing Director at Wizard Games, stated: “Wizard Games has ambitions to make a major splash in regulated markets around the world and I’m delighted to get the chance to be a part of that story.
“I aim to use all the know-how I have accumulated in my career to take the studio to the next level, so that we can make a real impact with operators and players globally.”