The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) has appointed David Willetts as its new Director of Communications and Electronic.
He will sign up for in the new 12 months from his present-day posture as Push Secretary to Conservative cabinet minister Ben Wallace and head of ministerial communications at the MoD.
He will be assisted in the part by Deputy Director of Communications and Digital Michael Denoual.
“The BGC is the criteria entire body committed to driving huge modifications across the regulated betting and gaming sector,” stated BGC Main Executive Michael Dugher. “David Willetts is a brilliantly seasoned and respected previous journalist and communications qualified with an fantastic track record in the media and in governing administration.
“David will be a formidable asset for the BGC. He also joins a potent group which contains the fantastically proficient Michael Denoual.”
Willetts previously worked in journalism for The Sunlight for in excess of a 10 years just before signing up for the MoD.
“I am certainly thrilled to be signing up for the Betting and Gaming Council and just can’t wait around to get started,” said Willetts. “They’ve presently made major strides increasing criteria across the market and I’m looking forward to doing work with the exceptional workforce to drive that function on.”
The BGC before this month hailed Safer Gambling Week 2021 – which ran from 1-7 November – as a enormous achievements, generating practically 25 million social media impressions, a 19% improve from 2020.