6 June 2019
Gaming Realms plc
("Gaming Realms", the "Company" or the "Group")
The Board of Gaming Realms is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Ash as a Non-Executive Director. He joins the Board with immediate effect.
Chris is one of the UK's leading entrepreneurs and experts on the gaming industry. In a career of over 18 years in the industry, Chris built and sold Ash Gaming Ltd to Playtech plc for £23m, which, at the time, was one of the leading gaming content developers in the UK. Whilst at Playtech plc, Chris also ran the content aggregation business with 25 partner studios and assisted with M&A. Chris is now an investor in, and advisor to, a range of software businesses.
Michael Buckley, Non-Executive Chairman of Gaming Realms, said: "We are delighted that Chris has agreed to join the Company. His significant experience in content development and global licensing closely aligns with our strategy to scale our licensing business. We welcome him and greatly look forward to working with him."
Under schedule 2, paragraph (g) of the AIM Rules for Companies, the following additional information is disclosed:
In the previous five years, Christopher Peter James Ash, age 46, has been a director or partner of the following companies and partnerships (* indicates he is still a director or partner):
Ash Capital Limited*
Ash Gaming Ltd
PSI-Clone Games Ltd
Gaming Technology Solutions Limited
Chris holds 1,965,680 ordinary shares of 10p each in the capital of the Company.
Gaming Realms plc
Patrick Southon, CEO
Mark Segal, CFO
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About Gaming Realms
Gaming Realms creates and licenses innovative games for mobile, with operations in the UK, U.S. and Canada. Through its unique IP and brands, Gaming Realms is bringing together media, entertainment and gaming assets in new game formats. The Gaming Realms management team includes accomplished entrepreneurs and experienced executives from a wide range of leading gaming and media companies.