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Scout Gaming has appointed Irakli Budia to COO and Bard M. Fladvad to Chief Legal and Compliance officer, in order to continue to execute on the growth strategy.

Irakli holds a bachelor in Business Administration and Management from Aschaffenburg University of Applied Science and has previously successfully been running operations on Fanteam. Irakli has been contracted by Scout for almost 2 years. Irakli Budia will replace Terje Bolstad.

It feels amazing to be able to focus even more on the full group growth and to optimize the organization. My experience from running Fanteam will benefit the company when we now ramp up the pace further. It is amazing to be able to work with such a modern and internationally distributed organization”, comments Irakli Budia.

Bard M. Fladvad holds a Master in Law from University of Bergen and will be leading the Legal and Compliance Department, and have the overall responsibility for the company’s regulatory affairs. The position is new within the Scout Gaming Group.

I’m very impressed by what the team has built so far, and it feels rewarding to support the organization with my competence in order to build and secure structures for different legal matters”, comments Bard M. Fladvad.

I’m very happy to announce these additional recruits and would also like to thank Terje for an impressing work. Both Irakli and Bard will be key players when we are entering to our most intensive phase so far in pursuing the European DFS market”, comments Andreas Ternström, CEO, Scout Gaming.    

For additional information, please contact:
Andreas Ternstrom, CEO
Tel: +46 706 770 660
E-mail: [email protected]


About Scout Gaming Group
Scout Gaming Group is a multiple award-winning licensed and regulated premium provider of B2B Fantasy Sports & Betting. The company offers a flexible and customizable network-based Fantasy Sports solution coupled with sport game innovations such as Player Matchups, Player Odds & Pick’em Jackpot. The Scout Gaming Platform (SGP) has support for all major sports and leagues & delivers a unique real-time entertainment experience. The Group has 100+ employees and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with development and operations in Bergen, Norway, and Lviv, Ukraine and Malta. Scout Gaming is listed on the Nasdaq First North Growth Market and the Certified Adviser is Redeye AB. Contact details: [email protected], +46 (0)8 121 576 90.