Bernard Marantelli

    Company: Colossus Bets

    Bernard Marantelli grew up in an Australian bookmaking family and has been a successful player of multi-leg pools bets for over a decade.Bernard firmly believes that pools betting is a sleeping giant and that lottery-sized sports jackpot bets which enable players to bank profits from live tickets as the legs in the pool are resolved, will deliver industry growth. In 2013 Bernard launched Colossus Bets, home of the weekly £10,000,000 Pick 7 Colossus.In the past 12 months Colossus Bets has signed deals for the distribution of its sports pools across 5 continents with live B2B partners now including Betfair, Ladbrokes and BoyleSports. The firm has won a number of industry awards for innovation and been granted a series of patents in relation to cash-out across all forms of betting and gaming.

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