Date: 05.07.2024

by Adam Dworak

Sumsub Joins European Gaming and Betting Association to Enhance Security in Online Gambling

The identity verification provider Sumsub has joined the European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) as an associate member. The EGBA, representing some of the largest online gambling operators in Europe, aims to promote sustainability in the sector.

Enhancing Fraud Prevention Standards

As an associate member, Sumsub will leverage its expertise to strengthen EGBA’s standards in fraud prevention. This collaboration aligns with EGBA’s mission to ensure a secure and responsible online gambling environment. The partnership is timely, considering the growing need for robust security measures in the rapidly evolving online gambling industry.

Kris Galloway, Sumsub’s head of igaming product, expressed enthusiasm about the collaboration: “We are honoured to join EGBA as an associate member and collaborate with industry leaders to drive innovation and compliance in Europe’s online gaming sector.

“As the regulatory landscape continues to evolve, we remain committed to empowering operators and platforms with cutting-edge solutions, tailored to their players’ user profiles. These will enable them to increase efficiency, while ensuring security, transparency, and protection.”

Sumsub’s Commitment to Security and Compliance

Sumsub has built a reputation for providing advanced identity verification solutions that help businesses mitigate fraud risks and comply with regulatory requirements. By joining EGBA, Sumsub aims to extend its influence and contribute to shaping industry standards that prioritize player safety and data protection.

The inclusion of Sumsub in EGBA’s membership is seen as a strategic move to unite the industry’s voice in advocating for secure and responsible gambling practices. EGBA secretary general Maarten Haijer highlighted the significance of this partnership: “We are delighted to welcome Sumsub as an associate member and look forward to collaborating with their team.

“The addition of their expertise in identity verification will be extremely valuable to our association as we continue our efforts to promote a safe, secure, and sustainable online gaming and betting environment in Europe. By opening up our membership, to include companies like Sumsub, we aim to better unite the industry’s voice.”