RAKETECH STRENGTHENS SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM WITH APPOINTMENT OF CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER AND BOARD MEMBER
RakeTech Group, one of Europe’s leading gaming affiliates, today announced two senior management appointments. Experienced finance professional Anna Nilsson will join the company as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in May 2017. Gaming industry veteran Fredrik Svederman has joined the board of directors in a non-executive role.
Nilsson will oversee financial strategy to ensure the company remains financially healthy and profitable as the business matures. She brings a distinguished track record of financial experience working at EY, Phone House, Truecaller and more recently in her role as CFO at MTGx Digital Ventures.
“I’m really looking forward to starting a new challenge and joining the ambitious team at RakeTech,” said Nilsson. “My focus will be developing new initiatives and providing acquisition guidance to reinforce the company’s growth strategy. It’s an exciting time.”
Fredrik Svederman joins the board of directors and brings years of valued knowledge and gaming industry experience to the company. He spent the last six years working as CFO for Evolution Gaming and previous to that served as CFO at Nordnet.
“The new additions to our senior management team have proven credentials in business leadership and development, as well as experience in handling mergers and acquisitions,” said Michael Holmberg, CEO of RakeTech. “We are experiencing extraordinary growth at RakeTech. The knowledge that Anna and Fredrik possess will add a lot of value to continue our sustained growth in to the future.”
About RakeTech Group
RakeTech Group is one of the leading gaming affiliate companies in Europe. The Malta based company was launched in 2010 and operates more than 1,500 media websites across Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Spain and UK, offering excellent conversion rates for more than 150 business partners.
The award-winning company was named ‘Affiliate of the Year’ at the 2017 EGR Nordic Awards and ‘Casino Affiliate of the Year’ at the 2016 Global EGR Awards. RakeTech operates some of Europe´s most successful gaming affiliate websites, such as flagship casino media websites Casinoguide.se and Nyacasinon.com, as well as sports betting platform Betting.se.