GAN appoints Daly to senior role in North America

11 November 2015

GAN, the new brand name for GameAccount Network, has appointed Michael Daly as executive vice-president of systems, North America.

Daly joins the company having spent 13 years in the gaming industry, which has included spells in senior roles with the likes of SHFL Entertainment and Bally Technologies.

He served as chief executive of Reno-based bank technology start-up Automated Cash system, as well as vice-president of online gaming at SHFL Entertainment.

Daly also spent time as senior director interactive division operations at Bally.

Having been working with GAN on a consultancy basis for a number of months, he will now join the company on a full-time basis and take responsibility for managing the growing number of relationships with casino kit manufacturers that work with the firm to bring machine-based games online across desktop and mobile devices.

“GAN’s growing portfolio of partnerships with top tier US casino operators and casino equipment manufacturers puts the Company in an exciting market position,” Daly said.

Dermot Smurfit, chief executive of GAN, added: “Michael brings a wealth of experience in the emerging US internet gaming industry combined with a solid background working in the land-based casino sector.

“His versatility and Industry savvy make him an integral part of GAN expansion in the US market.

“GAN has a strong history and reputation as the industry leader in the US internet gaming space, and bringing in consummate professionals such as Michael will ensure that we maintain our position at the forefront of the US casino industry as it continues to move online,”

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