Christina Thakor Rankin
Christina is a resourceful, enthusiastic individual with over 20 years’ experience (15+ at senior level) in all aspects of betting and gaming operations, including customer service, payments, fraud and security. Key areas of expertise include: operation set-up; business strategy; licensing and compliance, project, change and team management; blending strategic thinking and commercial acumen with fresh thinking; and passion, who, combines effective communication and interpersonal and motivational skills, with operational knowledge and experience, to deliver immediate and tangible results. An inspirational leader with an open, proactive, ‘hands-on’ approach.
Principal Consultant – 1710 Gaming Ltd.
Providing boutique consultant and advisory services to the gaming and gambling industry, including operators, regulators and associated organisations.
Operators: Virgin Games | Gamesys | William Hill plc | Paddy Power | Discount IF | Bet Sure | Ladbrokes plc |
Gambit Research | Winlogic plc | Coral UK | PKR | Bet Fred | LVS | Lean Forward TV | Lindar Media | Fan Duel | Sports Trading Network | SENET | The Ritz Club | Aspers | Video Slots | The Games Company | RISQ Capital | iGaming Academy
Projects include platform migrations (Playtech, Microgaming, Open Bet); full start-up operations; business restructure and re-engineering; national self-exclusion scheme (UK retail sector); Compliance and MLRO services;
Regulators: Gambling Commission | Swedish Gaming Authority | Lotteries & Gaming Authority | Norwegian Gaming Board | Jersey Gambling Commission | Dutch Regulator | FSA Seychelles | Jamaica Betting and Gaming Commission
Projects include position papers; annual reports; drafting of primary and secondary legislation;
Associations & Organisations:
ITN | Metropolitan Police | Association of British Bookmakers | CARG | South Yorkshire Police | Healys LLP | IAGR | Gamshield | National Problem Gambling Council