With Matt Wilson joining the company as Executive Vice President and Group Chief Executive, Gaming on March 1, 2020, Scientific Games has announced new additions to its Gaming leadership team. Siobhan Lane will take on CCO’s new role, Gaming on 1 February 2020.
Connie James, who joined SG as CFO, Gaming on January 6, is already in place while Derik Mooberry, who served as Chief Executive of the Gaming Group, will be moving to a strategic advisory role to support the new management team.
Wilson, former president and managing director of Aristocrat Americas, is an experienced industry leader known for achieving double-digit growth, capitalising on new business opportunities and developing strong customer relations.
Lane, who recently served as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Gaming Operations at Aristocrat Technologies, has over 12 years of experience in the gaming industry and a proven track record of driving business performance through strong strategic and executive alignment with a focus on building high-performance teams and developing a committed culture.
James, who comes from Aristocrat Technologies where she worked as CFO of the multinational, land based gaming division, has a history of delivering successful business, cultural, and financial transformations.
“We have assembled an impressive leadership team that will complement the existing leaders and talent in our business, further strengthening our great organisation and enabling our future potential,” said President and CEO Barry Cottle.
“We are committed to making great games and products players and partners love. A strong team of passionate people is the foundation of any great business and will further solidify our position as the world leader in gaming entertainment.”