The betting company Paddy Power which was founded in 1988 operating in more than 350 retail outlets around Ireland, Northern Ireland and in Great Britain declared two senior management appointments with William Reeve and Fin Goulding.
William Reeve has a track record of working in some impressive company. He built two successful businesses, in 1997, Fletcher Research an internet research firm which was acquired by Forrester Research. After that, in 2006 he foundered LoveFilm, a service where its members can have DVDs delivered at their home by post and stream films online.
Reeve is currently a non-executive director of Paddy Power. In the new role, he will be the head of operations which includes overseeing technology, risk and trading, human resources and corporate strategy.
Fin Goulding, who was the CIO of lastminute.com for more than four years with experience of Application Development , IT Strategy, Transformation Programs to name a few, has been appointed chief information officer with responsibility for leading the technology functions for the group’s business channels in the UK, Ireland and Italy.
Paddy Power chief executive Patrick Kennedy affirmed: “William and Fin are great additions to our management team. Their appointments will strengthen our ability to grow the business through operational scaling, technology development and strategic planning”.