SKS365 appoints Lara Falzon as new Group Chief Financial Officer
SKS365 has announced its latest recruitment of Lara Falzon in the role of Group Chief Financial Officer. This will help the casino and betting operator in its expansion strategy across the globe.
The company was initially launched in Austria, and then expanded into Italy with the Planetwin365 brand. Right now, it is growing in the local market as well as internationally.
Alexander Martin, SKS365 CEO, stated:
“I am very pleased to welcome Lara to our talented executive team at SKS365 as CFO. Lara brings a wealth of experience in M&A activity and leading financial operations across international markets combined with in-depth industry experience from working at various gaming companies. Finance is a key function at SKS365 supporting actively our growth and profitability targets and I am delighted to have Lara leading our excellent finance team.”
Before her recruitment at SKS365, Falzon acted in many strategic financial leadership roles in a variety of international companies, mainly betting operators. Her latest position was that of operational CFO for NetEnt, and she also witnessed the takeover by Evolution Gaming. She also worked with Red Tiger, a popular slot developer, who was also taken over by NetEnt.
Falzon graduated from the University of Malta with a Bachelor of Commerce, adding onto her impressive experience with other operators. She is also a member of the Association of Chartered Accountants.
Falzon mentioned in a comment on her appointment:
“SKS365 is among one of the leaders of the Italian betting and gaming industry and I am thrilled to contribute with my expertise to further drive the company’s growth and transformation plans. SKS365 operates in a very complex and challenging market both in terms of regulation and financial sustainability. I am delighted to join the company at this time and I am looking forward to working with the team to execute on the company’s priorities, accelerate growth and enhance value for shareholders and all stakeholders”
This latest recruitment comes after Massimiliano Mura was appointed in 2020 to SKS365’s board for the role of Group Director of Legal and Compliance divisions.