• November 29, 2021

David Willetts appointed BGC Director of Communications and Electronic

The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) has appointed David Willetts as its new Director of Communications and Electronic.

He will be part of in the new calendar year from his existing posture as Push Secretary to Conservative cupboard minister Ben Wallace and head of ministerial communications at the MoD.

He will be assisted in the function by Deputy Director of Communications and Electronic Michael Denoual.

“The BGC is the expectations overall body fully commited to driving significant modifications across the regulated betting and gaming sector,” mentioned BGC Chief Govt Michael Dugher. “David Willetts is a brilliantly skilled and revered former journalist and communications expert with an exceptional name in the media and in government.

“David will be a formidable asset for the BGC. He also joins a robust team which contains the fantastically proficient Michael Denoual.”

Willetts beforehand worked in journalism for The Solar for above a ten years just before becoming a member of the MoD.

“I am unquestionably thrilled to be becoming a member of the Betting and Gaming Council and can not hold out to get began,” mentioned Willetts. “They’ve currently built significant strides raising specifications across the market and I’m looking ahead to performing with the fantastic crew to travel that perform on.”

The BGC previously this thirty day period hailed Safer Gambling Week 2021 – which ran from 1-7 November – as a big results, producing pretty much 25 million social media impressions, a 19% increase from 2020.