Quanta is delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Sherrington as the company’s new Chief Product Officer.
At the core of Quanta’s renewed business strategy is the development, introduction and operation of an innovative approach to lottery, and the appointment of CPO reinforces the company’s focus on this. Quanta knows that the quality of products directly affects the satisfaction of customers and the future development of the enterprise. Quanta’s board of directors made the decision to appoint Ian as the new CPO after a comprehensive analysis and review.
“I am delighted to welcome Ian as our CPO,” Quanta’s CEO, Harmen Brenninkmeijer said. “Technology is always a vital element of Quanta. Ian is a technology visionary with a proven track record of execution. I am confident that our board will benefit from Ian’s insights and global perspective as we continue to focus on executing our strategy and delivering value for our clients and shareholders.”
Ian is best known in the gaming industry for writing the code that ran the very first internet Sportsbook – Intertops.com – which came online in January 1996.
After the successful launch of Intertops.com, Ian expanded the website to incorporate a Microgaming online casino, payment providers Paypal and Neteller and created the industry’s best known affiliate program, Intertops Affiliates. Ian was granted the very first UK online bookmaker’s license in 1998.
In 2003, Ian founded Mahjong Mania in Montreal, Canada. Mahjong Mania created the first aggregated cash-play Mahjong game and was successful in signing up many of the best known online casinos and software suppliers such as Ladbrokes and Microgaming.
More recently, Ian has been involved with new blockchain technologies by developing the smart contract code for the first true Ethereum P2P Sportsbook – Betr.Bet. Now, Ian is spear-heading development as Product Owner for the cutting-edge Quanta Blockchain Lottery.