January 1, 2011
Walter Bugno has been named chief executive officer of Lottomatica Group’s Gaming Division, comprising Atronic Group and Spielo. He will report to Lottomatica CEO Marco Sala. Bugno brings more than 25 years of experience leading and growing international customer-driven companies. He joins Lottomatica from Bokks, a global luxury-brand supply network based in London, where he was managing director and CEO. From 2006 to 2009, he was CEO, Casinos, for Tabcorp Holdings, where he transformed the business by revitalizing the customer casino experience. Prior to joining Tabcorp he was president of Campbell Soup Co. in the Asia-Pacific region. A lifelong football (soccer) enthusiast, he was inaugural chairman of Sydney’s professional football club from 2004 to 2006.Publicly traded Lottomatica Group is a market leader in the Italian gaming industry and one of the largest lottery operators in the world. Through its subsidiary GTECH Corp. the company also is a leading global provider of lottery and gaming technology solutions.
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