Aristocrat names Rowe as managing director Asia-Pacific

Gaming supplier Aristocrat has announced the promotion of Chris Rowe to managing director, Asia-Pacific for Aristocrat.

Rowe was most recently as Sales & Business Development Director for Asia-Pacific where he was responsible for the development and execution of regional sales plans.

His new role will see him continue to be based in Macau.

"I am delighted to have been recently appointed Managing Director, Asia-Pacific for Aristocrat.

“This is an exciting part of the world, and I am fortunate to have a committed team that is passionate about supporting our customers and helping to drive their success. Working across the region over the last two and a half years has given me insight into just how dynamic and diverse these markets are, along with real belief in the potential that lies ahead,” said Rowe.

“Going forward Aristocrat will continue to focus on further strengthening our partnerships with casino customers in Asia-Pacific.  We have an important role in helping our customers meet their challenges, whether that's in terms of managing complexity, finding growth or responding to change in the market.   Of course, our mission is to create the world's greatest gaming experience every day, so we will continue to push ourselves hard to ensure we are offering customers culturally relevant and entertaining gaming experiences, with great quality and a high level of service. That will be my focus, and the focus of everyone in the Aristocrat Asia-Pacific team, throughout my time in this role. I look forward to the opportunity."

More news from this jurisdiction

AustraliaMonday, Dec 04, 2017

Australia’s online bookmakers are stepping up their efforts to sway government leaders in Victoria from adopting a point of consumption tax.

AustraliaFriday, Dec 01, 2017

A Sydney council has become one of the first to call on the NSW state government to put a cap on poker machine licenses in its area.

AustraliaThursday, Nov 30, 2017

CrownBet has agreed to no longer impede the US$8.3 billion Tabcorp Tatts merger, after reaching a settlement agreement with the wagering giant.

AustraliaWednesday, Nov 29, 2017

South Australia Deputy Premier John Rau said he has received “disturbing” reports of online gambling providers enticing children and other vulnerable people to gamble, local media reports.

AustraliaWednesday, Nov 29, 2017

Slot design specialist Lightning Box has secured a new agreement with High 5 Games, one of the pioneers of social casino gaming.

Australia, ElsewhereWednesday, Nov 29, 2017

Oulala will expand its monetized platform via its new partnership with Bravio, initially seeking to penetrate the relatively untapped Indian mobile market networks.

AustraliaTuesday, Nov 28, 2017

A new whistleblower in the Crown pokies tampering case has come forward, alleging that the casino operator instructed staff to remove certain gambling options that allowed punters to win too much.