New appointments for EL members
Kerstin Kosanke, new Managing Director at Germany’s Lotto Brandenburg
As new Managing Director, Kerstin Kosanke’s vision is focused on securing the future of the lottery and sustaining the principle of the common good. Her priority will be to actively network with the support of her team to emphasis the public interest element of the lottery. Read more.
Loteria Romania appoints new General Manager Alexandru-Mircea Croitoru
His extensive experience provides him with in-depth knowledge of the lottery phenomenon, his team and activities. This all adds up to a vision of a young man who has proven throughout his career, to have a lot of tenacity and enthusiasm, especially in terms of innovation and brand image consolidation. Read more.
Introduction to new General Director at the Turkish National Lottery Administration Bekir Yunus Uçar
Following a career in journalism, Bekir Yunus Uçar spent over 20 years in public service. He worked in several roles at Türk Telekom before joining the Turkish National Lottery Administration. Read more.
Interview with Gábor Czepek, new Hungarian National Lottery CEO
As CEO Gábor Czepek, dr. jur. has reviewed the operations and key functions at the lottery in order to facilitate its predictable, long term and sustainable growth and allow it to act on its social mission. Read more
Research showing that early childhood gambling experiences, including...Read more
Bryan Adams gave two exclusive interviews and four lucky winners had t...Read more
Regulation On the regulatory and legal front, lotteries, in almost every market, are facing challenges in their sports betting operations. Lottomatica presented their plans to deal with the general a......Read more
Keynote speaker Eneken Tikk Keynote speaker Eneken Tikk of the Cyber Policy Institute in Finland highlighted the growth in cyber threats and called on lotteries to self-reflect o......Read more
Interview with GLMS General Secretary and Deputy General Secretary – “Reflecting on a successful year for Sport Integrity”
Looking back at an eventful year, what has been the greatest achievement for GLMS? GLMS General Secretary Giancarlo Sergi General Secretary Giancarlo Sergi (GS): During 2019 GLMS has a lot of......Read more
Changes have been underway in Europe over the last few years. Today, European players use their mobile devices to place more than 80 percent of wagers on sporting events, and live betting represents a......Read more
Translating the latest insight on problem gambling and looking at the neurological effects seen in the brains of people with a gambling disorder was a core focus on the Conference, together with the d......Read more
EL advocacy brochure for policymakers and what the new European Commission means for the lottery sector
In light of the new European political landscape, EL is pleased to present its new advocacy brochure, developed in close collaboration with the EL Public Affairs Working Group. This new brochure allow......Read more
In May 2019, the OECD agreed a Programme of Work for Addressing the Tax Challenges of the Digitalisation of the Economy. This Programme is divided into two pillars: Pillar One (“Unified Appro......Read more
As it was stated during the 10th EL Congress in the CEO Panel discussion by Maria Stergiou, Group Chief Sales and Operations Officer of INTRALOT, all the above technological trends are creating sever......Read more