Newly appointed Ben Warn joins the CheckdGroup Board, another exciting addition to the ever-expanding business.
Ben will be acting as an Advisor to the CheckdGroup helping the Management Team with its strategic development from a marketing, product, market expansion and commercial perspective.
Most recently, Ben has moved from Perform Group where he was CEO of the Gaming Division. He spent 6 years at Perform Group in a number of roles that included the creation of Perform's Media business and its global expansion. Ben has been involved in digital media since the inception of e-business in the mid-nineties, when he was involved in a digital start up Espresso Productions which was acquired in 2012 by Discovery Communications. He entered the digital sports industry in 2000 when he joined Sportinglife.com as their Commercial Director. Ben has also held a number of Director positions in online betting & gaming operators including Ukbetting, Blue Square and Skybet. His notable successes include being the first sportsbook to launch a Watch & Bet service, taking to market the UK's first online bingo platform (for Mecca Bingo) and the creation of Skysports' Super 6 game.
Speaking about the appointment, Ben Warn said, “I'm delighted to be joining Checkd Group at such an interesting time in its development. The team have done a fantastic job in establishing Checkd as one of the leading media companies in the UK betting & gaming market. I'm really looking forward to the next stage in its development as we expand the Group's capabilities in terms of the products and services we're able to offer and the markets it operates in”.