Karakidis will be tasked with researching new markets and forging relationships with brands that operate in these jurisdictions.
In addition, Karakidis will make sales projections and forecast revenues to support Betby’s wider growth plans around the world.
Karakidis joins Betby after a spell as head of sportsbook for Markor Technology. Prior to this, he spent four and a half years at Sportradar, first as operational account manager and later head of integrated trading solutions.
Earlier in his career, Karakidis spent time as a sports marketing specialist at Bwin.party. In addition, he had spells with Offsidegaming, Betclic Everst Group and EC Malta.
“I am delighted to be given the opportunity to join Betby’s family and I am looking forward to the exciting journey ahead,” Karakidis said.
“The company is continuing to grow at a strong pace and as we expand our footprint around the world, I can’t wait to contribute to Betby’s ongoing success.”
Betby chief commercial officer Chris Nikolopoulos added “We are thrilled to welcome Stefanos to our company. His expertise is sure to prove beneficial to our processes as we aim to partner with more leading operators and supply our wonderful cross vertical offering.”