About EGR Global

EGR Global is the world’s leading B2B publisher and membership networking group for the online gaming and gambling industry, featuring consistent exclusive news, interviews and expert comment from the most influential people in the sector.

The EGR website features up-to-the-minute coverage of breaking news, analysis and opinion from across the egaming industry. And as publisher of the industry’s only regular print B2B title, EGR is also able to offer its readers more up-to-date insight on the big issues than any other egaming business publication.

EGR provides the online gaming industry with its most comprehensive and current source of business news and market intelligence.

An unrivalled portfolio of events and publications

EGR runs an unparalleled portfolio of global events throughout the year. This includes Briefings, Summits, Awards and the annual Power 50 Summit, as well as hosting the sector’s largest and most respected awards ceremony, the EGR Operator Awards.

In addition, EGR publishes a range of industry reports and research, showcased in both the magazine and online. These cover the key industry sectors, including sports betting, casino, bingo, poker and affiliates, as well as specialist reports such as jurisdictions and payments.

As experts in egaming business information, EGR understands the needs of both its readers and the industry, giving it an unparalleled reputation with the people who matter.

Meet the editorial team

Amber-Ainsley Pritchard | Head of content

Amber joined EGR Global as head of content in 2022. Having previously held the role of group editor at a publishing house focussed on financial services, she is now utilising her skills of managing high-profile titles, creating strategies to increase audience coverage, enhance revenue and improve customer journey, in the egaming space.

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Melanie Dayasena-Lowe | Managing editor

Melanie has worked as a journalist for over 21 years across a variety of B2B publications covering online gambling, cruise ship technology, business travel, broadcast technology, accountancy and law. She joined EGR in September 2015 and is responsible for overseeing the editorial feature content and production process.

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Julian Rogers | Digital editor

Julian has been a journalist for more than 20 years, having previously worked as a newspaper reporter, he has covered the financial, counter-terrorism and oil and gas sectors for B2B publications. He has reported on the online gambling industry for the past decade and joined EGR in April 2020.

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Joe Levy | News editor

Joe joined the EGR Global team as a reporter in January 2020 before quickly rising up the ranks to become news editor in September 2022. Joe leads the editorial output of EGR online and is a regular host of industry panels and webinars. He previously worked at SportsPro Media, The Independent and Mundial.

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Kadeem Simmonds | Senior reporter

Kadeem joined EGR in 2023 as a senior reporter, having spent the previous decade as a sports editor for various publications including the Morning Star, Daily Mirror and Manchester Evening News. Outside of writing about the online gambling industry, Kadeem hosts a Miami Dolphins YouTube show.

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Josh O’Brien | Reporter

Josh joined the EGR Global team in early 2024 as a reporter, after four years working with multiple national news publications. He has covered general news and showbiz for The Sun and most recently sports for a variety of Reach PLC titles such as The Mirror and The Daily Express. Josh also has experience in reporting on major events such as the European Championships, the 2022 World Cup and Wimbledon.

Meet the commercial team

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Sam Compagnoni | Commercial director

Sam discovered his love of the egaming industry when he joined EGR in 2009 as a subscription salesperson, since then he has occupied every sales and commercial role in the business before taking over as commercial manager in 2014, and as commercial director in 2020. Sam is responsible for commercial team and oversees all partnerships and delivery across the EGR events and advertising portfolio, including global summits, briefings, webinars and more.

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Debbie Robson | Senior commercial manager

With more than 15 years’ experience in sales, Debbie has worked at EGR for over 10 years. She helps lead the commercial team responsible for sponsorship and advertising across all EGR products, including in print, in person and online content.

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