Fortuna Entertainment Group (FEG) has appointed former director of Ladbrokes Coral, Nicklas Zajdel, as the new operational director of the group (COO).
Zajdel, who begins his new role this month, was recently the chief digital officer at Intralot, which he joined this year to lead the new digital division. He was also responsible for the bookmaking and commercial activities of the Greek company, its basic digital platforms and online operations.
“I’m excited to join the Fortuna Entertainment Group at this stage because it has become the leading regulated operator in Central and Eastern Europe,” said Zajdel.
Before joining Intralot, Zajdel spent over five years at Ladbrokes Coral, managing director of digital and omni-channel director.
Zajdel, who previously also worked at Playtech and PartyGaming, joins the CEO of the Per Widerstrom Group, CFO Jaroslava Hirschová and CMO Darren Lovern in the management team of Fortuna.