Former Paddy Power executive takes top marketing role at Fortuna

13 July 2015

Czech Republic-based operator Fortuna Entertainment has appointed Darren Lovern, formerly head of online sports book at Paddy Power, as its new chief marketing officer.

Lovern left Paddy Power in May of this year after more than eight years with the Irish bookmaker.

He joined the company in 2007 as online operations manager before going on to become head of online sports book in May 2009.

Prior to his time with Paddy Power, he served as general manager at Fusioneer for five years, helping the firm progress out of its start-up phase.

Lovern’s earlier career also included spells with Marrakech, PA Consulting Group and PWC.

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