During Nikos’ time with the company, Intralot has focused on US expansion through partnerships with state lotteries.
Currently, the company holds a provisional license issued by the Ohio Casino Control Commission, which enables it to operate under the agreement with the state lottery.
Intralot has provided the Buckeye State with a secure central gaming system since 2009. The system assists in delivering multi-state lottery games and in-state lottery games, as well as provides management and accounts for the state of Ohio.
Under his leadership, Intralot, Inc. and the Ohio Lottery Commission recently signed a five-year agreement that will open the state to Intralot’s Orion Sportsbook.
Nikolakopoulos has served the company since 2007. In 2019, he took his previous role as the group’s Deputy CEO and joined the company’s Board of Directors as Chairman in May 2022.
While at Intralot, he has filled leadership roles as both the company’s Group Chief Commercial Officer and Group Chief Operations Officer.
Prior to joining Intralot, Nikos worked with Microsoft for three years. While at Microsoft, he held the position of the company’s Marketing Director from 2002 to 2005.
He later worked at SingularLogic from 2005 to 2007. During his time there, he served the company as its General Manager of the Software Division.