Austria.- Casinos Austria has named a brand new chairman because it continues with its restructuring. It has appointed Wolfgang Hesoun, the overall director of Siemens Austria, as chairman of the supervisory board. He will exchange Sazka chief govt Robert Chvátal, who was occupying the place on a brief foundation following Walter Rothensteiner’s departure in July.
The firm has additionally appointed Christine Catasta, former chief govt at PwC, and Erika Stark-Rittenauer, an knowledgeable on compliance and participant safety, to the supervisory board.
They will exchange Gerhild Hofer and Thomas Polzer.
Hesoun stated defending gamers from gambling-related hurt might be a serious precedence throughout his tenure.
He stated: “We want to establish Casinos Austria as a best practice company in the field of player protection in the coming years.”
Hesoun is taken into account to be near the SPÖ, however can be effectively linked to Federal Chancellor Sebastian Kurz , he was head of the Vienna Industrialists’ Association.
The long-time chairman of the supervisory board, Raiffeisen General Advocate Walter Rothensteiner , had resigned his mandate prematurely.