Head of Trading Platform   |   UK/EU   |   5th February 2021

Thomas Kretschmer joins Entain as Head of Trading Platform


We are very pleased to congratulate Thomas Kretschmer, who started his new role as Head of Trading Platform @ Entain (previously GVC) on 1st of February. Initially Thomas will work from the UK before relocating with his family to Hyderabad, India.

Thomas was previously Senior Product Development Manager at Bet365, having joined the Stoke-based operation in the early start up days. Very much a Sportsbook product expert, Thomas will be heading up Trading Platform Product development for the Sports product team.
Entain is one of the largest listed sports betting and gaming groups in the world. Entain’s COO Sandeep Tiku has established a technology team of over 1500 in Hyderabad, delivering a significant amount of technical development and enhancement to the group’s products and platforms. In his new role, Thomas will support the continuing development of local Sportsbook product knowledge, further connecting the global Product teams with the technical delivery teams based in India.

Commenting on the assignment Alasdair McDonald, Global Head of Talent Acquisition, Entain stated “I was extremely impressed with the work that Malcolm and Hannah did in supporting us with this very difficult hire.  I have total confidence in their ability to deliver against challenging briefs and will be working with them again as soon as the opportunity arises”.
Malcolm Kemp (Partner) & Hannah Hill (Senior Research Director) were delighted with the results of this exciting but challenging search, which was delivered from start to candidate signature in just six weeks.
For more information, please visit www.entaingroup.com


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