The primary podcast of the iGaming industry. Hosted by the industry veterans Pierre Lindh, Jesper Kärrbrink, Karolina Pelc, Heidi Lofthus, Michael Pedersen and Rory Credland, featuring industry leaders discussing the latest industry trends in long format, for unparalleled deep insights into the iGaming industry.
Pierre Lindh #72 - Ozric Vandervelden, Co-Director of Lovelace Consultancy (How to exploit an online casino)
Ozric Vandervelden used to professionally exploit online casinos, but has since turned white hat, working together with the online casinos in order to prevent abuse. Ozric talks about the massive exploit community of more than 200,000 people who actively exploits casinos, and some of the most common exploits.
Having successfully exploited operators for many years the Lovelace team decided to turn white-hat to help operators tackle abuse of their promotions.
After 2 years of consulting with over 30 operators, the Lovelace team is now utilising their experiences to develop a product solution.
Pierre Lindh #71 - Maarja Pärt, CEO, The Coingaming Group (How a 30-year-old female CEO is revolutionising the iGaming industry)
"How a 30-year-old female CEO is revolutionising the iGaming industry".
Together with Maarja Pärt, we talk about her journey in the iGaming industry and with Coingaming Group. Maarja started out working as a customer service agent and is now the CEO of the company.
Karolina Pelc, Founder and CEO SharedPlay, Gaming Consultant for iGaming NEXT #11 - Jacqui Gatt, COO, SharedPlay
LeoVegas-backed SharedPlay has announced the appointment of Jacqui Gatt as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
In this podcast, Jacqui Gatt and Karolina Pelc discuss the iGaming industry, live casino, new products, gamification, and Jacqui's journey in the iGaming industry having previously worked for companies like Casumo, Mr Green, and Betsson Group.
Weekly iGaming news roundup by Pierre Lindh #01 - Nico Jansen, CEO, Bet IT Best (Weekly News Roundup)
After his studies in Frankfurt and at Stanford University, Nico joined the IT department of Investment Banking of Commerzbank in Frankfurt and London. Being familiar with the demand of Real Time data in the finance industry and having a passion for Sports and Sports Betting, Nico left Commerzbank in 2012 to start Bet IT Best as a State of the Art and One Stop Shop for the Sports Betting industry.
In 2015 Bet IT Best received a seat at the Web Summit Alpha program for one of the most promising overall IT startups and in 2016 Bet IT Best received the " Highly Commended" seal in the " Innovation in Affiliation – Best New Affiliate Product" category from the well-known Sports Betting Community SBC. In 2017 Bet IT Best gained the first-ever Sports Betting Broker License handed out from Malta Gaming Authority.
Although freshly entering the industry in 2012, Nico has been a reputable and highly respected speaker at different and various industry events (iGB, SBC, WGES for 5 years in a row etc.) as an Expert for Compliance, the German Market, Innovation and IT trends (mainly mobile focus)
Pierre Lindh # 70 - Jonas Tegman, Co-Founder, Nolimit City (How to build a future proof game studio, and how to fail)
Jonas started out as consultant with Internet banking. Then in his early days, he worked as a poker system entrepreneur. After that Jonas got into NetEnt/Betsson doing a poker system & got the taste for slots. It was the same company back in the days. Then he Co-Founded ComeOn and later Co-Founded Nolimit City.
Pierre Lindh #69 - Michael Daly, CEO, Catena Media (Catena Media Q2 results and what comes next)
Michael Daly is the CEO for Catena Media, one of the largest lead generation companies for iGaming, Sports Betting, eSports and financial services worldwide. As such he oversees the company’s 400+ team and its global expansion across Europe, LATAM, APAC, and North America, where it is the dominant affiliate by value delivered to operators.
Prior to taking the reigns as CEO in March of 2021, Michael was the VP of North America for Catena Media, growing that business to over 50 affiliate sites, generating in the range of $40,000,000+ annually with a team of approximately 60, all working remotely.
Prior to Catena Media, Michael setup and ran divisions of online gambling technology companies, has rolled out numerous new products for banking and gaming, as well as served 8 years as a Naval Officer. He is a graduate of MIT and holds an MBA from the University of Utah.