Sportech delivers innovation, entertainment, and excitement to gaming fans all over the world with leading technologies and services, and venues that defy expectations.
Investing in Winning Experiences.
Since acquiring the racing businesses in 2010, we have invested tens of millions in technology and infrastructure, acquired the sports raffle business, invested in luxury venues, introduced new products for land based and digital betting, and expanded our global footprint.
We pride ourselves on operating at the highest levels of integrity and working with governing bodies, regulators and official sporting bodies to provide sustainable and socially responsible betting.
Board of Directors
Richard McGuire joined Sportech as a Non-Executive Director to the Board in August 2016. Richard has extensive experience in capital markets and the leisure and gaming industries, and previously held a number of Non-Executive directorships. Prior to joining Sportech, Richard was Chairman at Timeweave PLC and joint owner of TurfTV. He also held the position of Non-Executive Director at Mitchells and Butlers PLC, one of the largest operators of restaurants, pubs and bars in the UK.
Chief Executive Officer
Andrew joined Sportech Racing (previously Scientific Games Racing) in 2004 as Managing Director Europe, based in London. Andrew now serves as Chief Executive Officer and was appointed to the Board in January 2017. Andrew has extensive experience in the global gaming, technology and racing sectors, having previously held senior positions at Scientific Games Corporation, Magna Entertainment Corporation and Woodbine Entertainment Group. He is a qualified lawyer, and is based in Toronto, Canada.
Giles Vardey joined the Sportech Board as a Non-Executive Director in November 2017. With more than 35 years of business and boardroom experience, latterly in non-executive roles at public and private companies. Roles have included Chief Executive of Greig Middleton and President and CEO of Fidelity Brokerage Services. As well as holding senior investment banking positions at firms including Salomon Brothers, County NatWest and Swiss Bank Corporation. His gaming industry experience includes the role of Non-Executive Chairman of Trident Gaming Limited from 2005 to 2008, when the business was sold to Partygaming plc.