Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 September, 2021 at 3:15 pm by Andre Camilleri
Next generation leaders named to prestigious industry group
Russell Mifsud, Gaming Director at KPMG Malta has been listed in the ‘Emerging Leaders of Gaming (ELG) 40 Under 40’.
The ELG program recognises men and women in the global gaming industry, under the age of 40, who embody leadership roles and have contributed above and beyond expectations to their organisations and are already making significant impacts on the Gaming, Entertainment, Leisure and Hospitality industries.
Commenting on this achievement, Russell stated “I am delighted to be have been listed as an emerging leader and immensely proud that our industry initiatives are recognised at a global level. We are servicing a dynamic, fast-paced industry that truly keeps us all on our toes. Opportunities are manifested as the convergence of gambling, sports, videogaming, media and esports continue to become ever more intertwined. The game is changing, and I am excited to see where it will take us.
I would like to express my appreciation and gratitude to Global Gaming Business, The Innovation Group, Richard Schuetz, KPMG US, KPMG Malta and my core team, Valentina Franch and Mark O’Sullivan, for your dedication, belief, and hard work. Congratulations to the rest of the ELG 40 under 40 class of 2022”.
“The past 18 months have given our industry and individuals within it the chance to innovate, to reinvent, and to reprioritise. This year’s nominees reflected that opportunity,” said The Innovation Group President Michael Soll. “The young professionals named to this year’s 40 Under 40 are not only well equipped to lead the industry out of these extraordinary times, but also uniquely informed to direct its future.”
“As always, this year’s class represents the best and the brightest of the industry and offers a really exciting glimpse into the future of gaming,” said Roger Gros, publisher of GGB.
To view the full list of winners, click here.