Germany – Novomatic Lottery Solutions enhances German-speaking regionsBy Phil - 2 June 2015
Novomatic Lottery Solutions has strengthened its activities in the German-speaking regions with newly appointed Country Manager for Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Andreas Kohlmann being responsible for business development and business implementation in this area.
Mr. Kohlmann has gained extensive industry experience in the German-speaking market place during his career at Wincor Nixdorf and Adesso AG. He will oversee business activities in this region from the office in Rellingen, located outside of Hamburg. The newly assigned Country Manager reports directly to the CEOs of Novomatic Lottery Solutions, Miriam Lindhorst and Frank Cecchini.
Miriam Lindhorst said: “We are very pleased to welcome Andreas Kohlmann and we are confident that his wide-ranging experience, profound knowledge and excellent network of relationships will support the establishment of our products and solutions in the German-speaking market. The timing of Mr Kohlmann joining Novomatic Lottery Solutions is perfect, considering we are at the culmination of the integration of Betware within the Novomatic Group, along with investments undertaken to encourage a 360 degrees solution platform. We have thus laid the foundation to present ourselves to the market as the leading provider for innovative high quality solutions.”
Mr. Kohlmann has been mainly engaged in the lottery industry throughout his professional career. As the head of the lottery segment, business development, software development and sales, he significantly contributed to Wincor Nixon’s success in the lottery terminal business. As a senior business developer at Adesso AG, he successfully developed new customer segments and made a significant contribution to the doubling of customer figures in the lottery industry.
Mr Kohlman said: “I am delighted to be part of the Novomatic family and I will conduce to enhance our position in the lottery industry in the German-speaking region. Novomatic Lottery Solutions integrates the strength and experience of the leading gaming technology group in Europe, with the innovative solutions of the former Betware for the benefit of our customers’ success. This allows us to offer a true alternative for the German-speaking market with innovative ideas, services and solutions.”