Category Archives: Opinion

Hiring compliance leaders, the impact of getting it wrong

Driven by an explosion of supervision and enforcement action over recent years, we are now seeing a huge surge in companies seeking to employ senior compliance staff, to help them get their houses in order. Of course, this is the natural reaction of an industry which is keen to demonstrate it’s not afraid of spending […]

Does the media have a part to play in addressing problem gambling?

Each day when I read gambling-related articles, it makes me feel sad that everything is so heavily weighted towards the damage ‘greedy’ gambling companies ‘deliberately’ inflict on society. Working in the industry for 15 years, I’ve seen huge changes in attitude and approach to consumer protection, partly driven by regulatory change but also by an […]