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Company Overview of The Sporting Exchange Limited

Company Overview

The Sporting Exchange Limited, doing business as Betfair, operates as an online sports betting provider. The company offers a portfolio of gambling and gaming products and services. It provides in-play, football, horse racing, casino, live casino, poker, arcade, slot, bingo, cricket, and exchange game betting options to customers in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in London, United Kingdom with additional offices in the United Kingdom, the United States, Ireland, Malta, Romania, and Gibraltar. The Sporting Exchange Limited operates as a subsidiary of Betfair Group PLC.

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Hammersmith Embankment

Chancellors Road

London,  W6 9HP

United Kingdom

Founded in 1998


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Key Executives for The Sporting Exchange Limited

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 46
Founder and Non-Executive Chairman
Age: 46
Chief Product and Services Officer
Age: 47
Head of Legal
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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