NetEnt Malta Managing Director, Enrico Bradamante, Parliamentary Secretary for Competitiveness and Economic Growth, Dr. José Herrera and MGA Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri
Parliamentary Secretary for Competitiveness and Economic Growth, Dr. José Herrera and the Executive Chairman of the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA), Joseph Cuschieri paid a visit to the offices of NetEnt in Ta’ Xbiex. The delegation was welcomed by the Managing Director of NetEnt Malta, Mr. Enrico Bradamante.
Addressing all those present during the visit, Mr. Bradamante welcomed and thanked the Maltese Government and the Malta Gaming Authority for their visit and support provided since it established operations in Malta. NetEnt has been present in Malta for almost ten years and is one of the leading casino software providers. Mr. Bradamante said, “Today NetEnt employs 157 employees here in Malta and we are planning for further expansion. We are committed to continue building on the good business relationship established over the years with the Malta Gaming Authority”.
Hon. José Herrera said that the company, NetEnt is a typical example of a success story in the gaming industry in Malta, being a leading B2B supplier of digitally distributed casino gaming solutions. He also welcomed NetEnt’s plans to increase its Maltese workforce by 20% and expand into new offices in the coming year. He added that Malta was the first EU Member State to regulate remote gaming. “It started as an experiment and now ten years later, Malta became an experienced regulator.”
The MGA’s Executive Chairman, Joseph Cuschieri, said that Malta established itself as a leader in remote gaming regulation over many years and is seen as a role model for other countries to follow. The MGA has ambitious plans for the sector and will continue to innovate in order to address present and future challenges faced by this industry. He added, “The regulatory review currently underway which will lead to new legislation is taking into account new emerging trends in consumer behaviour, technology development, mobility of services and interoperability amongst other factors.”
NetEnt AB (publ) is a leading digital entertainment company, providing premium gaming solutions to the world’s most successful online casino operators. Since its inception in 1996, NetEnt has been a true pioneer in driving the market with thrilling games powered by their cutting-edge platform. With innovation at its core, NetEnt is committed to helping customers stay ahead of the competition. NetEnt is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm (NET-B), employs 700 people and has offices in Stockholm, Malta, Kiev, Gothenburg, New Jersey and Gibraltar.