Social gaming software provider Golden Matrix Group has appointed gaming industry veteran Aaron Richard Johnston to its board of directors with immediate effect.
Mr. Johnston has held senior executive-level positions for the past 20 years with major online gambling companies. He serves as a Director of sports betting operator Asian BGE Limited and as an advisor to a number of sports betting and gaming businesses within the online gambling sector.
Mr. Johnston served as Director of International Operations for William Hill plc and as Managing Director of Virtue Fusion Limited, subsidiary of Playtech plc. Prior to serving as the MD of Virtue Fusion, he served as Commercial Director for Playtech and was instrumental in its growth during this period.
Mr. Johnston currently holds remote gaming licenses for the UK and Ireland, and has a personal management license with the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC).
“We are thrilled to expand the board of directors with Aaron’s appointment. As a result of his extensive experience and success with some of the world’s most successful gaming enterprises, Aaron will be instrumental in helping Golden Matrix grow and evolve into a major gaming company operating in multiple vertical markets. Aaron’s addition to the board is also another important step in preparing the company for its uplisting to NASDAQ,” Brian Goodman, CEO of Golden Matrix, said.