24/7 Gaming Group Holdings Plc
24/7 Gaming Group Holdings Plc is specialised in providing gaming entertainment on various platforms. The groups approach towards their players provides an experience that is personal and direct. This interaction with their players is realised by applying a combination of new technologies. Technology is also the driver in the groups efficiency in attracting new players and pursuing player satisfaction.
The experience for a new generation and all to enjoy
David Mathewson (65) (Executive Chairman)David
David Mathewson was appointed to 24/7 Gaming Group plc’s Board in May 2013. Between June 2010 and December 2012, David Mathewson was Chief Finance Officer of Playtech Limited, one of the world’s leading publicly traded online gaming software supplier.
Previously to this, Mr Mathewson has acted in a number of positions as Non-Executive Director, including at Edinburgh UK Tracker Trust plc, Robertson Group and Asian Growth Properties Limited
Willy J. Simon (62) (Non-Executive Director) Willy
Willy has been on 24/7 Gaming Group NV’s supervisory board since February 2011. Currently, he is Chairman of some Dutch firms and advisor to Hedge funds (such as Aphilion). He served as a non-executive director of Redi & Partners Ltd., a fund of funds until December 2012. Furthermore, he served, among others, as a director of IMC Holding and chairman of Bank Oyens & van Eeghen. He also acted as an advisor to the Board of NIB Capital. From 1997-2001, he was an executive member of the Board of Generale Bank NL.
Rogier W. Smit (38) (Chief Operating Officer)Rogier
Rogier founded 24/7 Gaming Group NV, the Group’s main operating company, in 2010 and is its Chief Executive Officer. He was also the co-founder of Playlogic International NV and Playlogic Game Factory BV in 2001 and worked in various management positions at those two companies. Mr. Smit holds a BBA degree from the European University of Brussels and an MBA the European University of Barcelona. Mr. Smit speaks 5 languages (Dutch, English, French, Spanish and German).
Marcel Noordeloos (45) (Senior Financial Controller) Marcel
Prior to becoming Senior Financial Controller at 24/7 Gaming Group NV, Marcel was Controller at Playlogic International NV between 2006 and 2009 and Chief Financial Officer at Playlogic International NV on from March 2009 until September 2010. He has held several management positions with among others Nike EMEA Headquarters (2002-2006) and PricewaterhouseCoopers (1992-2001). Marcel holds an RA Degree (the Dutch equivalent of a CPA Degree) from the University of Amsterdam.
Under the brand WannaGaming, the Company’s subsidiaries WGM NV and WGM Ltd operates real play gaming activities on smartphones and tablets under a contract with Nexigames.
WGM are advertisers, promoters and operators of mobile gaming. Players register online at WannaGaming and can experience 11 mobile web browser games and four native Android apps. Players make deposits online at WannaGaming via their mobile device and are then able to place wagers across all games in the WannaGaming mobile casino.
Using its Playlogic brand, the Group publishes console video games developed by third party developers through the Sony network (Playstation Network or “PSN”).
The console video games are only available for players to download online on their Sony game consoles. The Group receives weekly reports (from Sony Europe, Sony Japan reports monthly) with sales numbers, which relate to downloads processed through the Sony network and are recorded only after payment has been made. The Group records these sales as revenue and pays a royalty to the developer out of this revenue.