David Ruggieri appointed as BtoBet director
David Ruggieri has been recruited as the first director of the new sports division, by the sports betting and igaming technology provider – BtoBet.
Speaking about his new position, Ruggeri said: “I’m very pleased with the new assignment at BtoBet. Together with the BtoBet Sports dedicated team, I will continue ensuring the clients’ sports-betting brand provides the ultimate betting experience to the bettors”.
“With my team, I will focus on developing the sportsbook customer experience, analysing betting functionalities and giving feedback to the development teams to ensure improvements for any single client. We will provide all needed tools for risk management across all pre-match, live, virtual and jackpot betting. My team and I will ensure a secure and flexible risk management service tailored to any compliance and business growth.”
This is following the rearrangement of the business into two new divisions: BtoBet Sports and BtoBet Games.
Ruggieri is the former head of sportsbook, and has previously worked with some of Italy’s leading bookmakers. He lead a significant role in the launch of legal sports-betting in Italy.
The newly appointed director, added: “To enter and stay competitive in the local sports betting market, operators and bookmakers must consider the importance of having a deep knowledge of the Italian market and authorities, an expert team based in Italy and able to manage both the technical and bureaucratic process of setting up adequate technology, and flexible tools to build up quick and personalised offers.”
On top of this, he has also worked within European and worldwide regulated markets. As the director of BtoBet’s sport division in Rome, he will be concentrating on the needs of international bookmakers as well as the preferences of sportsbook players.
Ruggeri will be travelling to Italy in order to attend the Enada Spring tradeshow from the 15th to the 16th March. He will taking the company’s Technifying iGaming tour to Rimini with him, where he will meet Italian and international operators and bookmakers that are seeking experienced technical partners to enter into the local market.