Betting and gaming operator listed in London, Entain has expanded its board through the appointment of Rahul Welde as an independent non-executive director.
Welde joins the board with over 30 years of experience in the global fast-moving consumer goods industry. His latest role saw him serve as executive vice president of global digital transformation at Unilever, driving digital strategies for Unilever brands.
With the appointment, effective from July 1, 2022, Welde will also assume the role of being a member of Entain’s Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Committee.
“On behalf of the Board, I am delighted to welcome Rahul to Entain,” said Entain chairman Barry Gibson. “Rahul brings with him exceptional knowledge of customer experience excellence, ecommerce and digital transformation.
“I am confident that his skills and expertise will further enhance the Board’s ability to support and oversee the delivery of our strategy”, he added.
Today, shares of Entain Public Limited Company is trading for a 2.33 per cent higher value at 1,302.17 pence per share in London.