Online gambling platform and services provider, Pronet Gaming, has strengthened its leadership team through the appointment of former William Hill director Alex Leese as Chief Executive Officer. 

Leese joins the company following his three-year tenure at William Hill where he held the position of Director of Emerging Markets, spearheading the operator’s foray into new jurisdictions. 

Prior to his role at William Hill, Leese gained significant experience in the industry by holding managerial roles at Sportingbet, GVC and Offside Gaming

Ioannis Skoulides, Pronet Gaming’s new Chairman of the Board, praised the new appointment: “We are thrilled that Alex has joined Pronet Gaming as Chief Executive Officer. 

“This is a pivotal time for the company given our aim to achieve listed status in the future. Alex’s expertise in international gaming operations will be instrumental as we embark on expanding our global footprint whilst also optimising our product and service offering.”

In the new role, Leese will oversee Pronet Gaming’s entry into newly regulated markets around the world, while also being tasked with boosting awareness of the business and its products and services. 

Alex Leese, CEO of Pronet Gaming, added: “I am delighted to be joining Pronet Gaming at such an important time for the business as it embarks on global expansion. 

“Pronet Gaming already has an incredible client base of innovative and exciting operators and I look forward to ensuring they continue to receive a world class product and experience.”