Group CIO, Ladbrokes plc
Mark Grimes was hired by Ladbrokes, a world leader in online betting and gaming, to help the Company implement a turnaround strategy in its digital business. Grimes enjoyed previous success as the Chief Information Officer at Sportingbet, a British e-gaming operation. His prior experience also includes IT roles in the financial services industry at Bankers Trust, Deutsche Group and RBS Group. As the Company’s Chief Information Officer, Grimes will have his hands full as Ladbrokes focuses on a new online sportsbook, a platform that will be fully adapted for mobile and tablet users.