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Brazil’s Aposta Ganha hands VP role to Baungartner

| By Robert Fletcher
Brazilian online sports wagering and casino operator Aposta Ganha has appointed Hugo Baungartner as vice-president for global markets.
Hugo Baungartner

In his new role, Baungartner will support Aposta Ganha’s ongoing efforts to expand into new territories as part of its international growth strategy.

Further details of this expansion, including the markets where the brand intends to launch, will be announced next month.

An experienced industry professional, Baungartner joins Aposta Ganha after more than 26 years with RCT Gaming. During this time, he held a number of senior roles such as chief operating officer, director of operations and international business development manager.

Hugo Baungartner
aposta ganha vp of global markets, hugh baungartner

Baungartner was also previously COO at Prohards and worked on contract with brands such as Kalamba Games, Onetouch Games and Salsa Technology.

“With our sights set on international expansion, particularly within the vibrant Latin American market, I am excited to bring my expertise and drive to contribute to the company’s success,” Baungartner said.

“Together, we will navigate new territories and solidify Aposta Ganha’s position as a leading sports betting operator in Brazil and beyond.”

Aposta Ganha’s head of product, Elvis Lourenço, added: “Bringing on board Hugo as our VP for global markets is a huge win for us. His extensive experience and deep understanding of international markets, particularly within LatAm, make him the perfect addition to our team. 

“Hugo’s expertise will play a pivotal role in accelerating our business growth and propelling us closer to our ambitious vision.”

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