Jonathan Chilton Drives Innovation as Aspire Global Managing Director

Aspire Global, a subsidiary of NeoGames, has announced the appointment of Jonathan Chilton as Managing Director. With over 19 years of experience in the iGaming industry, Chilton brings substantial expertise in B2B and B2C operations. His leadership skills will be a significant boon to the Aspire Global management team, helping drive innovation and ensure success.

Chilton Is the Perfect Match for NeoGamesโ€™ Ambitions

Before joining Aspire Global, Chilton served as chief operating officer and executive director at GM Gaming Limited, a Betway company under the Super Group umbrella, from August 2017 to October 2023. During his tenure, he played a pivotal role in expanding the Betway brand into multiple regulated European markets and served as a director on seven licensed entities.

Chiltonโ€™s experience extends into emerging markets as he spent 12 years at Osiris Trading in South Africa, where he played a pivotal role in introducing Betway into African markets. Moti Malul, CEO of NeoGames, welcomed Chilton to the team, citing his history of success as an integral addition to Aspire Globalโ€™s white-label focus.

Iโ€™m thrilled to welcome Jonathan onboard. Jonathan brings a vast wealth of experience with him and will be a major asset forโ€ฆ the broader NeoGames group.

Moti Malul, NeoGames CEO

NeoGames emphasized Chiltonโ€™s impressive track record, highlighting his role as a driving force behind Aspire Globalโ€™s growth strategy. As the company continues to expand its offerings of comprehensive and technologically advanced iGaming solutions, Chiltonโ€™s experience positions him well to lead the charge.

The Company Hopes to Excel in 2024

Chilton joins during a turbulent period for parent company NeoGames, which has experienced mixed financial results for the past few quarters. However, the company remains optimistic, hoping to leverage its strategic partnerships to enhance profitability and bolster its market recognition, paving the way for new collaborations with lotteries and operators.

Commenting on his appointment, Chilton expressed his excitement about joining Aspire Global at a pivotal moment for the company. As global managing director, he will focus on enhancing the white-label provider aspects of the business, helping the company navigate the dynamic iGaming landscape and excelling despite unstable economic conditions.

We have a talented team here, and Iโ€™m determined to accelerate our growth through the delivery of a full spectrum of cutting-edge solutions.

Jonathan Chilton, Aspire Global managing director

As NeoGames undergoes a period of transition ahead of its acquisition by Aristocrat, Chiltonโ€™s appointment signals a commitment to driving growth and innovation within Aspire Global. The $1.2 billion deal should close before the end of Q2 2024, with the current management team agreeing to remain with the company under Aristocrat ownership.