Gambling.com announces appointment of Johannes Bergh as strategic lead
Gambling.com Group has reinforced its executive leadership team by announcing the recruitment of Johannes Bergh as the new Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) to keep growth momentum all over various international markets.
Bergh, who is a seasoned digital growth strategist, has joined the affiliate marketing publisher’s leadership team from industry rival Catena Media Plc, where he acted as Chief Operations Officer from 2017 up until 2020.
During his executive occupation at Catena, Bergh was responsible for the innovation and integration of acquired assets which grew Catena’s corporate revenues from €40 million in 2016 to €103 million by 2019. In an update for stakeholders, Gambling.com underlined Bergh’s ‘deep experience’ in managing performance marketing verticals for online gambling.
“The appointment of Johannes Bergh marks only the second time in 14 years we have brought on a new C-level officer to the Group,” said Gambling.com Group Chief Executive Charles Gillespie. “I consider us incredibly fortunate to have connected with JB at the right time and look forward to working with him to deliver the next chapter of Gambling.com Group’s growth.”
Bergh is based in Dublin and will hold strategic supervision of Gambling.com’s existing portfolio of global websites, as well as being responsible for the identification and execution of growth across multiple new markets.
Bergh said: “With its best-in-class use of technology and a portfolio of fast-growing brands, the team at Gambling.com Group has created something exceptional. I am excited to bring my experience to the team and help the company grow in new markets such as the United States.”