Gaming Intelligence Hot 50
Chief Executive Officer
Walter Bugno is a well-known figure in the iGaming industry, bringing together expertise and strategic vision to power innovation. Walter has previously held posts as CEO of IGT’s International Business Division and Executive Vice President of New Business and Strategic Initiatives, and before that Chief Executive of Tabcorp’s casino business in Australia. He won his first Gaming Intelligence Hot 50 nomination in 2012 while at GTECH, now IGT. In 2021, Walter took the helm as CEO of Games Global, bringing together some of the brightest industry entities to deliver unparalleled innovation and catapult the business to the forefront of the iGaming industry. Expertly amassing a leadership team with the drive and skill to oversee this mammoth undertaking, Walter has instilled a culture of bold, unapologetic honesty, capable of breaking down geographic borders to bring the business’ workforce together on a joint mission to become a leading global supplier.