Rampart’s founder Peter Howitt has been involved in finance and technology since 2000 when he started his career at Reed Smith LLP in London. In 2012, Peter founded Ramparts European Law Firm in Gibraltar – Gibraltar is a world leading jurisdiction for the regulated online gambling sector and a growing EU finance centre. Previously he has worked at Reed Smith LLP (2000-2005); PartyGaming plc (2005-2007); and Transact Network (2010-2012). Peter’s passion for technology and arts also inspired him to create an online social network for artists, writers and musicians (2008-2009).
Peter is also the CEO of the Gibraltar Betting and Gaming Association (GBGA), where he co-ordinates the industry on a wide range of issues including regulatory, political and public relations matters. Peter is the co-founder and Secretary of the Gibraltar E-Money Association (GEMA) (2012-present), which focuses on identifying and promoting the common interests of locally authorised international payment service providers (the prepaid and e-payments sector).
Peter is a member of Tech London Advocates and the European Crowdfunding Network. Peter plays an active role in the Emerging Payments Association.