Bruin Capital appoints Stuart Simms CEO of Oddschecker

Bruin Capital appoints Stuart Simms CEO of Oddschecker

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  • Ted Menmuir, SBC News
November 1, 2022 5:24 PM

Oddschecker Global Media has announced the appointment of Stuart Simms as new CEO, effective 1 November. The announcement sees Oddschecker complete its eight-month search to find a new leader to replace Toby Bentall, who stood down as CEO in March.

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Simms is the former Chief Executive of rival online gambling publisher XLMedia Plc (2019-2022), who departed the London AIM business last April.

Recognised as the leading sportsbook affiliate for the UK and Australian markets, Oddschecker has transformed into a new media asset of Bruin Capital.

An investment fund for sports and entertainment, Bruin Capital acquired Oddschecker from Flutter Entertainment this summer for £155m.