Sportech delivers innovative gaming entertainment and excitement.

Investing in Winning Experiences.

Sportech have invested millions over the last ten years to significantly grow and enhance our Connecticut gaming venues and digital gaming platforms and to develop our innovative lottery and iGaming solution.

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We're proud to be in our third decade of delivering responsible gaming excitement and innovative gaming solutions.

Backing Responsibility

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.

Responsible Gaming

Sportech takes its responsibility to consumers and clients very seriously. The Group operates in highly regulated markets, where the need for responsible behaviour is key.

Charitable Initiatives

Sportech engages in chartable initiatives through regular corporate giving. In addition, a portion of every dollar wagered through our Connecticut business helps fund responsible gaming initiatives.

Employee Responsibility

Sportech employs an estimated 400 team members in the Americas and the UK. The Group is committed to providing a safe, rewarding work experience and working environment to every employee.

Environmental Responsibility

Sportech works to reduce our impact on the natural environment, with internal initiatives to address resource consumption and digital products that help reduce reliance on paper in betting transactions.

Board of Directors

Richard McGuire

Executive Chairman

Richard first joined the Board of Sportech as a Non-executive Director in November 2016 and was appointed Executive Chairman in May 2017 and then in July 2019 was appointed Chief Executive. Richard stepped down between September 2021 and April 2022 when he re-joined the Board as a Non-executive Director and was appointed Non-executive Chairman on 14 April 2022. Richard has expertise in capital markets and the leisure and gaming industries and has held a number of non-executive directorships. Prior to joining Sportech, Richard was Chairman at Timeweave PLC, the 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 and bars in the UK. He is currently also Chairman of GYG PLC and a Director of Grey Wolf Investments Limited.

Clive Whiley

Non-Executive Director

Clive has over thirty five years' experience in regulated strategic management positions since becoming a Member of the London Stock Exchange. He has extensive main board director experience across a broad range of financial services, engineering, manufacturing, distribution, leisure, retail & mining businesses encompassing the UK, Europe, North America, Australasia, Middle East, and the People's Republic of China.

Mr Whiley is Chairman of Mothercare plc, China Venture Capital Management Limited, First China Venture Capital Limited & Y-LEE Limited and Senior Independent Director of Griffin Mining Limited. Formerly Chairman of Dignity plc and a Non-Executive Director of Grand Harbour Marina plc. Clive is the Senior Independent Director.

Nicola Rowlands

Chief Financial Officer

Nicola Rowlands was named CFO in September 2021. She joined Sportech in November 2010 to head up Group Finance and support the Executive team for the enlarged international business following the acquisition of Sportech Racing. Nicola qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PwC and after four years of auditing businesses varying in size from small owner managed businesses to complex international groups she made the move into industry to Parkwood Holdings plc, where she held various roles including Finance Director of the landscaping and arboriculture subsidiary and latterly Group Financial Controller. Nicola is also a qualified tax advisor.


Ted Taylor

President of Sportech Venues

Ted was appointed President of Sportech Venues in 2010 and is responsible for Sportech’s venues and digital betting channels in Connecticut. Prior to that appointment, Ted was Managing Director of The Football Pools and Head of Business Development with specific responsibility for e-Gaming. Ted has significant commercial, technical and pool betting experience from his time as Operations Director of Arena Leisure PLC and previously with Harry Ramsdens PLC.