Games testing, compliance and auditing specialists NMi have launched a North American arm.
NMi Gaming North America will operate from new offices in Vancouver, Canada, with former NMi senior security consultant Richard d'Souza appointed as their managing director.
The firm have been active in Europe for over 35 years, expanding from the Netherlands into the likes of Italy, Spain and the UK.
NMi Gaming director Andrew Rosewarne said: “We have seen increasing globalisation of the gaming industry and many of our well established customers have operations on both sides of the Atlantic.
“The Vancouver office will be able to offer local expertise and a convenient time zone for development teams based in the Americas.”
New NMi Gaming North America managing director Richard d'souza added: “There is an appetite for more choice in the North American compliance market and having a high quality, well established brand like NMi enter the market will certainly offer customers another option.”