Lottery and gambling technology/provisions provider GTECH SpA has announced the appointment of Michael Chambrello as Chief Executive Officer of its North American Lottery Division.
Chambrello, who previously served as chief executive officer of Scientific Games, will begin his new role on March 23 and report directly to GTECH CEO Marco Sala. Chambrello has prior knowledge of GTECH operations having had a 17 year stint with the lottery supplier before joining competitor Scientific Games in 1998.
Chambrello will oversee GTECH lottery development and strategy for North American jurisdictions. Furthermore he will be additionally responsible for the performance GTECH lottery services and provisions for North American lottery partners.
Commenting on the appointment of Chambrello, GTECH CEO Marco Sala said
“Mike is an accomplished gaming industry leader with a deep understanding of the lottery industry.A true lottery pioneer, Mike joined GTECH at a time when the US lottery industry was rapidly expanding and was a key contributor to our growth”
“His unique experience and insight, as well as his understanding of our organisation, will help us to seamlessly transition to new leadership and partner with our customers to navigate the many opportunities and challenges that lie ahead.”