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Checkd Group hands commercial director role to FSB’s Grimshaw

| By Robert Fletcher
Online gambling business Checkd Group has appointed igaming professional Andrew Grimshaw as commercial director of its Checkd Dev division.

In his new role, Grimshaw will oversee the expansion of technology-based solutions to Checkd’s media and operator partners across both the UK and North America.

Grimshaw joins Checkd after a spell as business development director at FSB Technology, prior to which he spent over three and a half years as digital sales manager at SIS.

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Earlier in his career, Grimshaw also served in development-focused roles with Return, Play, Songkick, Box Productions, Amaze and Latitude Digital Marketing, as well as marketing positions at Digital Programmes and iTouch.

In addition, he spent time as a strategic account business manager at Manchester United.

“Checkd Group as a whole has made great progress in recent years with a roster of clients that speaks for itself,” Grimshaw said. “Their approach to technology-based solutions is cutting-edge, ultra reliable and delivers rapid revenue growth opportunities for operators and I am delighted to become part of the team.

“With the launch of a brand new sports betting app in the United States on the horizon, this is a great time to have joined Checkd Dev and I look forward to showing partners old and new exactly what we have to offer.”

Checkd Dev managing director Adam Patton added:  “Our Checkd Dev division continues to go from strength to strength and given our ambitious plans on both sides of the Atlantic, this was the perfect moment to install a new commercial director to lead the way in forging new partnerships.

“Andrew is very well-known in the industry and possesses exactly the depth of knowledge that we were seeking for this position. His insight and expertise will be a massive boost in extending the delivery of our award-winning tech solutions.”

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