Rational Group, who owns and operates Pokerstars and Full Tilt Poker, has just announced that they have appointed Dominic Mansour as the managing director of Full Tilt Poker. The title means that Mansour will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Full Tilt brand and business.
Mansour has plenty of gaming experience in his backpack, as he served as the CEO of the UK based Health Lottery before accepting the new position with Full Tilt Poker. He also held senior positions with GTECH G2, Netplay TV and Globalcom/WMC UK, ensuring that he has the knowledge and thrive needed for the position.
Rational Group founded and launched Pokerstars back in 2001 and have since then made it the biggest and most recognized poker brand in the well. With the acquisition of Full Tilt Poker in 2012, Rational Group not only bought up their biggest competitor, but also decided to branch into new markets such as offering Blackjack and Roulette. Rational Group also plans on integrating even more casino games in the upcoming months as well as sports betting platform in the future.
“Dominic’s experience aligns very well with our plans for Full Tilt,” COO of Rational Group, Rafi Ashkenazi said and continued; “He has strong commercial experience, a great marketing background, and first-class product knowledge across poker, casino and sportsbook. We’re very happy to have him on-board.”
“Rational Group has big plans for Full Tilt and I’m excited to lead the charge,” Mansour said about his new position and added; “In addition to continuing to innovate on the popular poker platform, we’ll be introducing exciting new games to our players, all supported by the exceptional customer support, security and integrity of the Rational Group.”
Mansour will start his new position with Full Tilt Poker and Rational Group the 22nd of April and will be working closely together with Ashkenazi.