STRONG MANAGEMENT TEAM COMES TOGETHER TO ENSURE SUCCESSFUL FUTURE FOR THE TOTE

September 10, 2018

  • Team members with domain expertise in horseracing, betting, technology and finance sectors

Monday 10th September 2018, London — Under the banner Together for the Tote the Alizeti consortium is building a strong management team with world-class professionals to help ensure a successful future for the Tote.

A number of senior appointments have been made in key roles since it was announced in June that the consortium had bought 25% of the Tote, with an option to purchase 100% in the future.

A team of individuals with significant experience and expertise in the horseracing, betting, technology and finance sectors now support the Chief Executive, Alex Frost and Chairman, Eamonn Wilmott.

Senior appointments to date include:

Commercial:

·       Ian Penrose, Strategic and Operational Adviser  

·       Paddy Burrowes, Commercial Director

 Brand, Marketing and Communications:

·       Andy Hobsbawm, Chief Brand and Marketing Officer

·       Susannah Gill, Director of Communications and Corporate Affairs

·       Emma Crowe, Marketing Director

Product and Design:

·       Jamie Hart, Head of Product

·       John Dutton, Head of Design

People and Human Resources:

·       Tamsin Webster, Chief People Officer

Legal:

·       Freddie Grive, General Counsel

Finance:

·       Simon Larkin, Chief Financial Officer

·       Nick Thomas, Financial Director

Commenting on the team Chief Executive, Alex Frost, said “We have ambitious plans to grow the Tote and to achieve this it is essential we build a world-class team of dedicated people who are focused on ensuring it has a successful future. I am really excited by the team we are putting together which has individuals who bring vast experience and expertise from a range of sectors.”

Biographies of Alizeti team members can be found at http://bit.ly/AlizetiBiogs

Images of Alizeti team members can be found at http://bit.ly/AlizetiTeam

Full information about the career opportunities available can be found at: https://www.togetherforthetote.com/careers/

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Notes to Editors

About Together for the Tote

Together for the Tote is a group of racehorse owners and breeders who are passionate about the sport and determined to bring the industry together to ensure a successful future for the Tote.

Headed up by the Alizeti consortium of racehorse owners, Together for the Tote is backed by stakeholders from across the industry – including racehorse owners who have over 1,000 horses in training around the world. Together for the Tote has widespread support across the sport from leading trainers and jockeys, such as John Gosden OBE and Frankie Dettori, as well as the Racehorse Owners Association.

Together for the Tote is committed to helping to secure racing’s finances for generations to come through a revitalised Tote.

For further information, please contact:

Susannah Gill
Director of Communications and Corporate Affairs
Alizeti Group
susannah.gill@thealizetigroup.com
or
info@togetherforthetote.com
07751 870 929