With more than eleven years of experience in the online gambling industry, five in the B2Bside before joining Kindred Group and work on various roles such as Head of Poker and Head of Gaming within the Group, Mr. Daniel Eskola being appointed as a Chief Product Officer in June 2015. In April 2016 he was acting as Chief Operations Officer for Unibet International Ltd in Malta with a degree of Bachelor of Science in Business and Administration from Uppsala University, Sweden.
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As latest news, Relax Gaming publicly announced that they signed a contract with Daniel Eskola from Kindred Group as its new Chief Executive Officer a role previously held by Patrik Österåker. Eskola will take the new position as the company’s head on the 1 April 2018.
The new position for Escola is opened after the company’s Co-Founder and current CEO, Patrik Österåker, will become Chairman of the Board and need a replacement for his position.
Patrik Österåker commented Escola's coming onboard: “I’m delighted that Daniel has agreed to become our CEO and we look forward to harnessing his product, commercial, and operational expertise to take the company to a new level. Daniel shares our company values and vision and I’m certain he will be an excellent fit for the team.
“For myself and the company, the appointment of a new CEO represents a natural and welcome transition after eight years at the helm. During that time, Relax has built a solid foundation that is now ripe for exponential scaling, and I ‘m excited to leave this responsibility in the hands of our prominent Executive Management team with Daniel as captain.
“Personally, I’m looking forward to my new role which will allow me the freedom to further strengthen our competitiveness through strategic internal and external initiatives.”
“I have followed Relax Gaming closely since its inception. I’m incredibly excited to be joining a fantastic team and at being part of the exciting journey in the upcoming years.
“I’m very confident that we can leverage their market-leading tech platform across the casino, poker, and bingo in order to benefit the company and all its partners,” Escola added.
Eskola got appointed as a CEO at the time of Simon Hammon. He has previously worked in positions like chief product officer responsible for games, mobile, platform and new markets at NetEnt, Senior Key Account Manager, Head of Casino, B2B Marketing, and Team Leader.