Amaya appoints Bowskill as chief technology officer

Online gambling giant Amaya has appointed Dr. Jerry Bowskill as the chief technology officer of the company, effective immediately.

Dr Bowskill will lead a team of more than 300 technologists and developers worldwide, said the company in a press release on Wednesday.

“Jerry’s wealth of technical expertise and commercial experience will be a great asset for our gaming and interactive brands. I look forward to working closely with him again,” said Mr. Ashkenazi.

“I am excited to be joining such a continuously evolving consumer tech company and to help lead its growth through the efficient delivery of high quality products and services, development of innovative new products, and continued expansion of its offerings,” said Dr. Bowskill.

Prior to joining Amaya, Dr. Bowskill was a technology consultant for Partis Solutions, a global leader in the provision of corporate services to the interactive gaming industry from January 2017 to June 2017, he also was formerly the chief technology officer of TouchTunes Interactive Networks, and also spent time in a variety of roles at Scientific Games, and Playtech Plc.

Dr. Bowskill began his professional career as a research scientist, holding several roles within British Telecom’s advanced applications & technology research group.