Published
OnlineLand-BasedBingoIndustryAppointments

Buzz Bingo CEO Chris Matthews steps down

Buzz Bingo has announced that its CEO, Chris Matthews, will leave his role at the end of the year.

Buzz
Listen To Article

During his time at the helm of Buzz Bingo, Matthews oversaw a successful rebrand of the business while leading the company through the Covid-19 pandemic.

Matthews said of his departure: “This has been a difficult decision – especially when you care about a business as much as I do about Buzz. That said, I do believe that with the company now profitable after the Covid shutdown and Digital growing rapidly, the timing couldn’t be better to hand the baton over to an excellent candidate such as Dominic.”

Taking over as CEO will be current COO Dominic Mansour, who commented: Dominic said: “It’s been an absolute pleasure to work alongside Chris since joining Buzz Bingo in January 2021. I have learned a tremendous amount from him as to what it takes to grow and protect this much-loved brand. The business is in good shape for the future, and I am excited to lead it on its onward journey, alongside the very talented management team and with the support of our hard-working and committed colleagues.”

Meanwhile, speaking of the changes, John Kelly OBE, Buzz Bingo’s chairman, said: ‘’Chris has successfully led the business through a change of ownership, two years of pandemic disruption, and a reorganisation of the company’s property portfolio. Under his excellent stewardship, the Buzz brand was born, as was buzzbingo.com, both of which have grown from strength to strength. We want to thank Chris for his leadership and wish him the best of good fortune for the future.”

Premium+ Connections
Premium
 
Premium
 
Premium
 
Premium
 
Premium
 
Premium
 
 
Premium
 
 
Premium
 
Premium
 
Premium
 
Premium
 
Premium
 
Premium Connections
Executive Profiles
Circa Sports
American Gaming Association
Penn Entertainment
Flutter Entertainment

London calling

Gambling Insider looks ahead to the sixth Global Gaming Awar...

Innovating fantasy

StatHero CEO and Founder Jason Jaramillo speaks to the GI Hu...

The uncut pearl

In this issue, Gambling Insider looks at three of Asia’s m...

Singapore: Age of the VIP

Gambling Insider looks at the Asian nation's high prospects...

Read Magazine

28 November, 2022

Asia round-up: Macau big six to stay; Wynn injects funds & Sri Lanka’s potential casino body

All six of Macau’s current licence holders have retained their right to offer gambling in the region’s next concession period, starting 1 January 2023.