Paddy Power Betfair details senior appointments

11 January 2018

Paddy Power Betfair has appointed Dan Taylor as chief executive of Europe and Barni Evans as chief executive of Sportsbet in Australia.

Taylor will take on the newly created role and assume responsibility for Paddy Power and Betfair brands in all areas outside of the US.

Prior to moving into the position, Taylor was managing director of the Group's UK and Ireland operations and also had a spell as managing director of Paddy Power Retail.

Evans will move from the role of chief commercial officer at Sportsbet to take over as chief executive from Cormac Barry, who has opted to leave the firm.

Sportsbet serves as Paddy Power Betfair main operations in Australia.

Earlier this week, Peter Jackson also officially moved into the role of chief executive at the Paddy Power Betfair Group, taking over from Breon Corcoran.

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