Esports Entertainment Group has appointed Robert Soper to the company’s Board of Directors.
“I am venerated to welcome Robert, a enormously esteemed and extensively famend chief withinside the lodge and gaming industries, to our Board of Directors. He brings an outstanding song report and deep relationships throughout the enterprise that I agree with will upload super cost to our Company as we execute on our strategic turnaround. His willingness to sign up for our board illustrates his self assurance withinside the Company’s ongoing transformation, in addition to our enormous ability in the iGaming and esports sectors,” Alex Igelman, Chief Executive Officer of Esports Entertainment Group, said.
Mr. Soper brings over a long time of revel in withinside the lodge and gaming enterprise, having overseen the improvement of severa tasks from the ground-up, whilst additionally main the operations of included lodge residences in very aggressive nearby and vacation spot markets. He is the founder and CEO of Sun Gaming & Hospitality, a main issuer of advisory offerings to lodge operators, investors, regulatory bodies, non-public fairness funds, banks and builders in each location of lodge finance, improvement and operations for large-scale tasks.
Mr. Soper formerly served as President & CEO of Mohegan Sun Pocono in Wilkes-Barre, PA, and President & CEO of Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT. As President & CEO of those residences, Mr. Soper become liable for overseeing the a success release of the primary on line casino withinside the Commonwealth of PA in addition to the release of on-line gaming for the organisation. In addition, Mr. Soper served as President & CEO of the Mohegan figure company, Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority (MTGA) in which he oversaw all enterprise improvement efforts and every day operations of MTGA. Among his accomplishments, Mr. Soper effectively led the attempt you bought an Integrated Resort License in Korea amongst a worldwide discipline of 34 applicants, for the functions of growing a world-magnificence included lodge at Incheon Airport, in addition to overseeing all financing for the undertaking as International President.