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Company Overview of The Sporting Exchange Limited

Company Overview

The Sporting Exchange Limited, doing business as Betfair, operates a betting community. The company offers online betting and gaming operations. It offers the Betting Exchange, other sports betting products, casino games, and poker to its customers. The company also owns Betfair US, which comprises TVG, a licensed horse racing wagering and television broadcasting business; LMAX, which operates an exchange platform for online retail financial trading; and Betfair Australia, a joint venture which operates a licensed betting exchange business in Australia. It holds betting licenses in the United Kingdom, Malta, Italy, the United States, and Australia. The company was incorporated in 1999 and is...

The Waterfront

Hammersmith Embankment

Chancellors Road

London,  W6 9HP

United Kingdom

Founded in 1999


44 20 8834 8000


44 14 3828 3001

Key Executives for The Sporting Exchange Limited

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 46
Founder and Non-Executive Chairman
Age: 46
Chief Financial Officer and Director
Age: 43
Chief Product and Services Officer
Age: 47
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The Sporting Exchange Limited Key Developments

Betfair Announces Board Changes

Betfair announced that it's legal director Justi n Hubble has left the gambling company just months after company secretary Martin Cruddace resigned. Hubble joined Betfair as head of legal in October 2003 and, a decade later, was promoted to legal director, understood to be the group's most senior legal role. The team that formerly reported to Hubble - including head of legal Reg Ozcan, head of compliance Chris Harley and head of insider threat Stuart Cooney - now report to Betfair's chief legal officer Fiona Russell.Russell joined Betfair from BSkyB in 2006 and has since been promoted to chief legal officer. She was promoted twice last year - in January to the role of director of regulatory affairs and again in July, following Cruddace's resignation, to chief legal officer.

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