Updating the market, Lottery and gaming technology supplier Win Systems has confirmed the appointment of Manuel Wladdimiro as commercial lead for its Central America and Caribbean regions.
Wladdimiro, who takes the title of ‘Sales Director for Central America and the Caribbean’ (Gaming Division), joins from WMS, now a part of Scientific Games, where he spent four years as the Sales Manager for the same region.
Previously Wladdimiro held various roles within the US telecoms industry, including eight years as Director of Sales and Marketing at Telecom Networks.
Wladdimiro will be responsible for expanding Win Systems’ commercial footprint within the region, where it is making a concerted push to target new casino operators, as well as developing existing partnerships.
Eric Benchimol, CEO at Win Systems, said: “I am very pleased to have brought Manuel into our sales team. With his local expertise and previous industry experience, we are sure he’ll be a great addition as we look to build on our presence within the region.”
Manuel Wladdimiro, Sales Director, Central America and the Caribbean, Gaming Division, said: “It’s an exciting time to join Win Systems as we look to roll-out our expanding product range into new territories and with new operators.
“I’m looking forward to taking a hands-on approach over the coming months where I will look to build upon my regional knowledge to further existing partnerships and develop new ones.”
The move comes as Win Systems enters the second half of its biggest year to date, with a record number of 350 staff expected to be employed remotely and across its offices in Spain, Slovenia and Mexico by the end of 2017.