Mickey Kalifa takes over as Sportech CFO

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Mickey Kalifa

Pool and racing wagering technology supplier Sportech Plc, has announced the appointment of Mickey Kalifa as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

Kalifa is set to takeover full group auditing and financial responsibilities upon the announcement of year-end corporate results for 2015 (date set for 3 March 2016).

Sportech governance has detailed that Kalifa has begun the handover from outgoing CFO Cliff Baty, who will leave the company and its board in Q1 2016.

Kalifa (48 ) has served as Corporate Development Director of Sportech for the last six years and during this time has played an important role in the acquisition and subsequent development of the Company’s activities in North America.

Roger Withers, Chairman of Sportech commented on the appointment of Kalifa

“I am delighted to welcome Mickey to the Board. He is a highly valued member of our executive team, and has played a significant role in the development of our business interests in the US and Canada.

I would also like to thank Cliff for his contribution to the Board, and wish him well in his future career”.

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