888 (LSE:888), one of the world's leading online betting and gaming companies, confirms that the Board intends, subject to the receipt of certain regulatory approvals, to appoint Ori Shaked to join the board of directors following the Group’s largestshareholder, Sinitus Nominees Limited in trust on behalf of Dalia Shaked, exercising its right to appoint a non-executive director. 888 will make a further announcement in respect of this matter in due course.
Ori Shaked is a gaming entrepreneur and an experienced game producer. Ori was previously employed by the Group until 2017 as a game producer, online marketer and business development manager. Ori acts as an early-stage investor in gaming and blockchain start-up companies. He holds a BA in business management from Tel Aviv University.