“It doesn’t get boring! There’s always a new challenge somewhere”
Karl Agius – Front End Developer
I’ve been working in software development since 2001. My main focus right now is the Sportsbook application – we’ve already made some great strides, but now we’re trying to make it fly! Apart from that, helping out more junior developers, helping plan out the system, brainstorming new ideas and prodding everyone in the direction of new technologies all take up a big part of my role.
The most fun part of my job is putting things together and seeing them work. In a company this size, there are a lot of subsystems – it’s like someone handing you a gigantic box of building blocks to play with.
Betsson Group is massive and opportunities here are endless, but the atmosphere is more like a smaller company. Working with the other developers here is a blast!
Outside the office, I enjoy carpentry, woodcarving, sword fighting, callisthenics, history, and when I have some time left over, writing.
New network launched!
As part of Betsson Group's continued focus on diversity and inclusion, a new global network called WIBE has been set up. The aim is to create a platform to promote equality and the empowerment of women within the igaming industry, and where women at Betsson can network and inspire each other. The feedback from the first session, with participants from
Betsson buys GiG’s B2C business
Betsson acquires Gaming Innovation Group's (GiG) business to consumer (B2C) operations. GiG currently operates the brands Guts, Kaboo, Rizk and Thrills which are now acquired by Betsson. GiG is listed on the Oslo and Stockholm Stock Exchanges. The brands operate under licenses held in Malta, UK, Sweden and Germany (Schleswig-Holstein). The Rizk brand will soon be launched under licenses held
Betsson supports the planting of 1 million trees
Betsson Group is the first iGaming company to become part of this initiative. Jesper Svensson, CEO for Betsson Group said, “Our operational headquarters is in Malta, and has so been for over 15 years, and we care a great deal about the island. By supporting the planting of trees, we help improve the environment and climate for all who lives
Betsson Group takes its social engagement to the next level
“At Betsson, we have always been involved in and contributed to the societies where we are located. Recently we have taken this engagement to the next level - some 10 months ago, we have launched a new global Local Community Engagement strategy which saw the creation of location-based committees in all our offices across the globe. The new www.onebetsson.com site