IAGR2019 speaker profile

John English

John English

Partner, Managing Director Sports Betting & Technology, Global Market Advisors

John English is the Managing Director of Sports Betting and Technology at Global Market Advisors. Mr English specialises in global business development for the regulated gaming industry, with emphasis on technology, content and distribution, as well as public relations and contract negotiation in regulated gaming.

Mr English’s career history contains an extensive background in gaming, including lottery, AWP, slot machines, table games, sweepstakes, systems, and race and sports betting – both digital and live.

Mr English has been involved in many successful developments in the industry. He was previously an equity partner with American Wagering Incorporated, the first company to receive Nevada Gaming Control Board approval for mobile sports betting within the state of Nevada. Mr English also created the first betting app in the US to be distributed from the App Store through Apple. Additionally, he created the first kiosk sports betting device (SBX) to gain regulatory approval and to be mass released. Furthermore, Mr English created Million Dollar Ticket which was licensed by the State of Nevada for a bonus game played in restricted gaming locations.


Session and panel discussion

Blockchain: Implications for gaming’s public and private sectors

Panel participants:

  • Sue Schneider (facilitator), Editor-in-Chief, Gaming Law Review (facilitator)
  • John English, Partner, Managing Director Sports Betting & Technology, Global Market Advisors
  • Earle Hall, CEO, AXES, GSA Blockchain Chair
  • André Wilsenach, SVP, Government Relations, BMM Testlabs

Company Details

International Association of Gaming Regulators
7881 W Charleston Blvd, Suite 155
Las Vegas, NV 89117
USA

Fax: +001 (636) 277-6665

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