Pragmatic Play appoints Asia-focused exec. Irina Cornides as chief operating officer

Pragmatic Play has appointed Irina Cornides, who was most recently chief commercial officer for Asia at Gamesys, as chief operations officer to help guide growth.

Cornides has over a decade of experience in the iGaming industry, most of which was spent in senior leadership positions. At Gamesys (now Bally’s) she led the fastest-growing division within the business.

Julian Jarvis, Chief Executive Officer of Pragmatic Play said: “We created this role as part of the next phase in our expansion journey and sought out Irina for her impressive growth track record. We are confident Irina’s accomplished experience will help successfully guide the company to new heights.”

Cornides adds: “I am delighted to be joining such a talented team; I’ve long admired Pragmatic Play’s meteoric rise and saw first-hand how much players and operators alike love their games. I look forward to bringing my expertise to the team and working together to make Pragmatic Play into an even bigger success story.”

Pragmatic Play currently produces up to five new slot titles a month, while also delivering Live Casino and Bingo games as part of its multi-product portfolio, available through one single API.