UK – GamStop appoints former Buzz Bingo and Entain compliance officerBy Phil - 11 October 2021
GamStop has confirmed that Simon Reynolds has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director for The National Online Self-Exclusion Scheme Limited.
Mr. Reynolds joins the board with over 30 years’ experience of compliance and regulatory affairs within the gambling industry, most recently as Chief Compliance Officer at Buzz Bingo and before that UK Compliance Director for the Entain Group. Simon brings knowledge and experience of Safer Gambling related policies and procedures from the industry and across all sectors within it
He replaces Roger Parkes as the only industry Non-Executive Director on GamStop’s five strong board, providing insight and environmental overview from the operators who must integrate with the GamStop scheme. His input will help the operational team ensure that guidance and best practice aimed at operators continues to improve the integrity of the scheme as it moves into its 4th year.
Jenny Watson, Chair of GamStop said: “We are delighted that Simon has agreed to join the board and look forward to working with him in the future. We will always put the consumer at the heart of our service but it is important for us to also hear from operators and I know Simon will bring welcome insight to our discussions.”