David Sargeant is a leader in the global sports betting and iGaming sectors. Advisor to some of the biggest gaming brands in the world, including market leaders such as Unibet, Betstars, Hard Rock International, Resorts Casino AC, Pechanga, and Française des Jeux. Driver of award winning startups to commercial success.
More than 17 years in the sports betting and iGaming sectors. Experienced with taking new ideas to market both directly with operators, and indirectly with startups and suppliers. Hand-holding innovative businesses from idea conception, through fundraise, to revenue, and exit.
Since the repeal of PASPA David has been focused on the USA helping tracks, tribes, casinos, leagues and media companies. Initially helping educate them, then building their sports betting strategies and finally running partner/vendor selection processes. David has worked on projects in the last year across 10 different states. He is also now working heavily on market access helping companies buy and sell access into the emerging state by state market.
David recently started a venture fund www.sgif.vc focused on investing in startups that are tuned at the explosive US sports betting market.