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Playtech plc (PTEC.L)

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Playtech plc

St George’s Court
Ground Floor Upper Church Street
Douglas IM1 1EE
Isle of Man

Sector(s)Consumer Cyclical
Full-time employees6,400

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Moran WeizerCEO & Exec. Director3.52MN/A1976
Mr. Andrew James SmithCFO & Exec. Director1.35MN/AN/A
Mr. Shimon AkadChief Operating OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Chris McGinnis C.F.A., CPADirector of Investor Relations & Strategic AnalysisN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Ian InceHead of Regulatory Affairs & ComplianceN/AN/AN/A
Alex LatnerGen. CounselN/AN/AN/A
Mr. James NewmanDirector of Corp. AffairsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Francesco RodanoChief Policy OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Robert PenfoldHead of Internal AuditN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Ron HoffmanChief Exec. Officer of TradeTech GroupN/AN/A1976
Amounts are as of 31 December 2019, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in GBp.


Playtech Plc develops and sells software platforms and services for the online and land-based gambling industry worldwide. The company operates through Gaming B2B, Gaming B2C, and Financial segments. It operates an online trading platform to retail customers, which enable them to trade contracts for differences on various instruments, such as foreign exchange, commodities, equities, and indices; provides B2B clearing and execution services for retail brokers and professional clients; and offers technology and risk management services for retail brokers. The company also offers online casino, sports betting, and casual gaming applications; bingo, live gaming, and land-based kiosk networks; and land-based sports and fixed-odds betting terminals. In addition, it owns the intellectual property rights and licenses the software; provides marketing and advertising, turnkey, and operational and hosting services; operates betting shops; and distributes lottery software. The company has strategic agreements with various subsidiaries of Greenwood Racing Inc. for the licensing of Playtech products to the Greenwood companies in the states of Michigan, Indiana, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Playtech Plc was founded in 1999 and is based in Douglas, the Isle of Man.

Corporate governance

Playtech plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 30 April 2021 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.