Intralot has announced its new organisational structure as well as the members of the Executive Committee, who will report directly to the Group CEO, Constantinos Antonopoulos.
The new structure of the organisation reflects the growing global footprint of Intralot, the need to better serve the customers, satisfy their fast evolving needs, optimize its operations, enhance the offering of top-quality and innovative products and services, and increase shareholder value.
The new organisation was the outcome of a thorough strategic and organization study conducted in collaboration with the global management consultants The Boston Consulting Group – BCG.
The company will be organised around three distinct divisions – Products & Services, Global Operations & Sales and Technology.
The new management Executive Committee appointments will be the following:Socrates S. Kokkalis is appointed Group Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Ioannis Pantoleon is appointed Group Chief Operating Officer, for all Global Operations and Sales, George Zenzefilis is appointed Group Chief Products & Services Officer, Konstantinos Farris is appointed Group Chief Technology Officer, Athanasios Chronas is appointed Group Chief Legal & Compliance Counsel, Antonios Kerastaris (presently Chief Executive Officer of Hellas Online) is appointed Group Chief Financial Officer, Nikos Nikolakopoulos is appointed President Latin America, Western Europe & Africa, reporting to the Group COO.
Socrates Kokkalis, Chairman of the Intralot Group, said: “After many years of strong global growth, Intralot is now entering into a new era. The realignment of the Group will help the company to be better positioned in the gaming industry and offer maximum shared value for its customers and shareholders.”
Constantinos Antonopoulos, Intralot Group CEO, added: “With the new organisational structure, we leverage new opportunities and address the challenges that lie ahead in our sector, stemming from business, technological and regulatory changes. The new structure fosters innovation in products and services to the benefit of our customers and stakeholders. Moreover, the reinforced and improved organization of our global operations aims to maximise the return of our investments. I am confident that with the trust of our shareholders and the dedication of our employees, the company will achieve its new vision”.