Entain, a renowned global sports betting and gaming conglomerate, has welcomed Ricky Sandler as its newest Non-Executive Director, effective immediately.
Mr. Sandler, the esteemed founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Investment Officer of Eminence Capital LP, a distinguished global investment management firm, joins the Entain team with a wealth of experience and expertise.
Barry Gibson, Chairman of Entain, said:
I am delighted to extend a warm welcome to Ricky as he joins the Board of Entain. With his profound understanding of our industry and unwavering confidence in the excellence of our operations and considerable growth prospects, we anticipate gaining valuable insights and expertise from his contributions. We are eager to collaborate with Ricky as we continue our efforts to enhance value for all Entain shareholders.
Ricky Sandler, Non-Executive Director at Entain, said:
Entain stands as a resilient enterprise boasting market-leading brands, an exceptional technological infrastructure, and formidable market positions across pivotal global regions. I am eager to collaborate with my esteemed fellow directors to steer Entain towards enduring success, fostering sustained value creation for its shareholders.
In his new role, Mr. Sandler will also serve as a valued member of the Company’s People & Governance and Capital Allocation committees. As part of his responsibilities within the People and Governance committee, Entain and Mr. Sandler will collaborate to pinpoint an additional Non-Executive Director who aligns with the interests of both Eminence and the company.