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Sportech PLC
19 May 2021

For immediate release

19 May 2021





('Sportech', the 'Company' or the 'Group')


Directorate Change


Sportech, the international betting technology business, announces that Chris Rigg has decided to stand down from his position as a Non-Executive Director of the Company with effect from 31 May 2021.


Giles Vardey, Chairman of Sportech, said: "On behalf of the Board and our shareholders, I would like to thank Chris for his valued contributions in developing the Group's strategy and also for his overall work with the Board. We wish him continued success in the future."


Chris Rigg, commented:  "Sportech has undergone significant transformation since I joined in January 2019, and I wish the business well as it concludes on the previously announced disposals."


Publication on website


A copy of this announcement is also available on the Group's website at www.sportechplc.com.


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For further information, please contact:

Sportech PLC

Giles Vardey, Chairman

Richard McGuire, Chief Executive Officer

Tom Hearne, Chief Financial Officer


Tel: +44 (0) 117 902 9000


Peel Hunt LLP - Corporate Broker

George Sellar / Andrew Clark / Will Bell


Tel: +44 (0) 20 7418 8900



Henry Harrison-Topham / Jamie Hooper / George Beale



Tel: +44 (0) 20 7466 5000



Notes to Editors:


About Sportech

Sportech PLC, an international betting technology business, delivers solutions and services in highly regulated markets worldwide for some of the world's best-known gaming companies, sports teams, racetracks, casinos and lottery clients as well as owning and operating its own gaming venues in Connecticut under exclusive licences.

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