Date: 01.07.2024

by Mateusz Mazur

Gaming Innovation Group Appoints New CFO for Gentoo Media

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has recently bolstered its affiliate business, Gentoo Media. The company appointed Christian Uhrenholt as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the new vertical.

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This strategic appointment follows GiG’s rebranding of GiG Media to Gentoo Media earlier this month, a move aimed at propelling the growth of its affiliate business independently from its Platform and Sportsbook division.

Christian Uhrenholt’s Expertise

Uhrenholt brings a wealth of experience to his new role at Gentoo Media. As CFO, he will oversee the company’s financial department and support its business development efforts. His responsibilities will include guiding strategic investor relations and exploring mergers and acquisitions (M&A) opportunities. Uhrenholt’s extensive background in corporate finance and audit positions him well to contribute to Gentoo Media’s growth and success.

Christian Uhrenholt expressed his excitement about the new role: “I am delighted to join Gentoo Media in this exciting phase of the company’s history. The strong ambitions in the business are notable, and I am dedicated to further supporting the continued evolution of the business, cementing Gentoo Media’s leading position in the industry.”

Leadership Confidence

Jonas Warrer, CEO of Gentoo Media and acting group CEO of GiG, emphasized the importance of Uhrenholt’s appointment. He highlighted that Uhrenholt’s arrival would significantly contribute to Gentoo Media’s ongoing growth and help achieve the company’s ambitious targets.

Jonas Warrer stated: “Christian’s appointment is another significant step forward for Gentoo Media, helping us reach the high growth targets we have set for the business. I am confident that his arrival will bolster the leading position we have in iGaming affiliation.”

Throughout his career, Uhrenholt has demonstrated strong leadership and a focus on achieving solid results. His track record includes key senior-level roles in notable businesses, where he honed his skills in corporate finance and audit. This experience is expected to be invaluable in his role at Gentoo Media, helping the company navigate the complexities of the iGaming affiliate market and achieve its growth objectives.