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Michael Brady tapped as Conexus non-exec director

| By Zak Thomas-Akoo
Online gaming professional services provider Conexus Group has appointed industry old hand Michael Brady to join the board as an independent non-executive director.

Brady brings over 23 years’ experience in the online gambling sector to Conexus. He currently serves as chief executive of igaming brand services business Eyas Gaming and as chairman of Newcastle-based Bede Gaming.

Michael Brady The Conexus Group
Brady is an industry veteran, and a founder of Bede and Eyas Gaming

The University of Birmingham graduate joined Cashcade Ltd in 2000 as one of its first employees. Cashcade is notably the owner of a portfolio of bingo and casino brands including Foxy Bingo.  

Industry veteran Brady

After this experience Brady went on to found several gambling stat-ups including Business Betting, Gamblemob and Calzonazos.

Following a spell as the Bwin bingo commercial director, Brady was a founder of Bede Gaming and played an important roll in the sale of the business to Gauselmann Group in 2020.  

“The Conexus Group has been in the industry for almost as long as I have,” said Brady. “I’ve experienced first-hand the value of investing in specialist services such as working with its igaming recruitment arm, Pentasia, or leveraging the group’s extensive network of industry experts and advisors.

“As such, I’m delighted to join the board and will be working closely with Rob and the team to build on the group’s success.” 

Rob Dowling The Conexus Group
conexus ceo rob dowling

The Conexus Group comprises several well-known igaming services such as recruitment firm Pentasia, M&A advisors Partis and digital marketers InclineBet.

Also under its umbrella is executive head-hunting business Marden executive and technical staff specialists Cohort Teams. Conexus also has a separate division concentrating on the PayTech sector.

“Michael Brady’s appointment to the board of The Conexus Group brings an invaluable depth of experience to our team,” added Conexus CEO Rob Dowling.

“Michael’s market knowledge and proven track record will undoubtedly strengthen the group’s ability to build on its leadership position and will help us evolve our offering as a specialised provider of professional services to igaming companies across the globe.” 

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