Novomatic CEO Harald Neumann resigns

After six years in the post, Harald Neumann resigned as CEO of Austrian gaming supplier Novomatic, citing unspecified family reasons. The resignation was effective February 29.

Bernd Oswald, chairman of the supervisory board, commented, “Mr. Neumann made a significant contribution to the successful expansion of the group. His personal wish to resign from his position at the end of the month was granted with regret.”

Neumann will continue to have supervisory board functions and to advise the company on international projects, according to the company statement.

COO Ryszard Presch and CFO Johannes Gratzl will take over the management board responsibilities and will lead the company as a management team.