Fortuna Entertainment re-hires Michal Hanák as Chief of Sports Betting

Michal Hanák

Eastern European sports betting and gambling operator Fortuna Entertainment has announced that it has re-hired Michal Hanák as its Chief Sports Betting Officer, as the operator looks to strengthen its presence and services within core markets.

Hanák re-joins Fortuna Entertainment having served as Head of Trading and as a member of the operator’s board from 2005-2012. From 2012-2015 Hanák would serve as Director of Strategy and Sports Betting Operations for competitor Niké in the Czech Republic

An industry veteran, Hanák brings a deep knowledge of the Eastern European sports betting markets. He will be charged with the overall performance of Fortuna Entertainments betting division and product strategy.

The re-hiring of Hanák was welcomed by Fortuna Entertainment CEO Per Widerstrom, who continues to reshape the operators executive team having been appointed in September 2014.

“I am very glad that I can welcome Michal Hanák to our team.

“He is a highly experienced and creative professional and he will be an important addition for development of existing products as well as for development and implementation of new business.” Widerstrom commented on the appointment of Hanák

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